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Donald John Deacon
Birth: Jun. 2, 1913
Death: Aug. 1, 1943

Professional Hockey Player. Born in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, he began his hockey career as a winger for the Regina Pats in the junior league in 1930. In 1934, he signed as a free agent with Detroit Olympics playing until 1935. For the next fours seasons, he played as a defenseman for the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League from (1936-40). In 1941, he joined the Canadian military and played for the Calgary Army team. While on military leave, he died after falling from a balcony at a friend's party in Vancouver, Canada. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Regina and Jewish Cemetery
Regina
Regina Census Division
Saskatchewan, Canada
Plot: Soldiers Plot
 
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Record added: Oct 07, 2003
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- BigLebo
 Added: May. 12, 2014
Remembering you today, Donald John...
- Mary
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