Paul Ivan Thompson

Paul Ivan Thompson

Birth
Calgary, Calgary Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Death 13 Sep 1991 (aged 84)
Calgary, Calgary Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Burial Calgary, Calgary Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Plot Section C, Block 1, Lot 3
Memorial ID 8643688 · View Source
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Professional Hockey Player. A native of Calgary, Alberta, he played the position of Left Wing for teams in the National Hockey League (NHL), and the Pacific Coast Hockey League (PCHL). Thompson played for the Calgary Canadiens from 1924 to 1926, New York Rangers from 1926 to 1931, and the Chicago Blackhawks from 1931 to 1939. He was also Head Coach of the Chicago Blackhawks from 1938 to 1945, and the Vancouver Canucks from 1945 to 1946. He was the brother of Hockey Hall of Famer, Cecil R. 'Tiny' Thompson.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 16 Apr 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8643688
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Paul Ivan Thompson (2 Nov 1906–13 Sep 1991), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8643688, citing Burnsland Cemetery, Calgary, Calgary Census Division, Alberta, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .