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Douglas Wagner Bentley

  • Birth 3 Sep 1916 Delisle, Battleford Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Death 24 Nov 1972 Saskatoon, Saskatoon Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Burial Delisle, Battleford Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Memorial ID 10453

Hall of Fame Professional Hockey Player. Born in Delisle, Saskatchewan, Canada, he was a left winger player in the National Hockey League for thirteen years. He played for the Chicago Black Hawks 1939 to 1951 and the New York Rangers 1953 to 1954. He was on the NHL All-Star Team in 1943, 1944, 1947, 1949 and voted by the Herald American as the top hockey player in Chicago for the first half of the century 1950. He ended his career with 565 regular games played, 219 goals, 324 assists and 543 points. In 1964, he was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith





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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 9 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10453
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Douglas Wagner Bentley (3 Sep 1916–24 Nov 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10453, citing Delisle Cemetery, Delisle, Battleford Census Division, Saskatchewan, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .