Pat Ginnell

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Pat Ginnell
Born (1937-03-03)March 3, 1937
Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada
Died November 17, 2003(2003-11-17) (aged 66)
Vernon, British Columbia, Canada
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
Played for WHL
Edmonton Flyers
Vancouver Canucks
Seattle Totems
Portland Buckaroos
Victoria Cougars
Troy Bruins
Omaha Knights
Des Moines Oak Leafs
Playing career 1957–1966

Patrick "Patty" Ginnell (March 3, 1937 – November 17, 2003) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player and junior league coach. He played a total of ten seasons professionally in the Western Hockey League and International Hockey League. After his playing career ended, he coached for the next twenty years in the Western Hockey League for the Flin Flon Bombers, Victoria Cougars, Lethbridge Broncos, Medicine Hat Tigers and New Westminster Bruins. He was a scout for the St. Louis Blues after his coaching career came to an end. He died at age 66 after a long battle with cancer.[1]

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  1. ^ "WHL MOURNS PASSING OF PAT GINNELL". Western Hockey League. 2003-11-17. Retrieved 2011-04-08.

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