Herbie Lewis

Herbie Lewis

Original Name Herbert Albert Lewis
Calgary, Calgary Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Death 20 Jan 1991 (aged 84)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Plot Section GM-3, Marker N, Lot B-5
Memorial ID 8804971 · View Source
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Hall of Fame Professional Hockey Player. A native of Calgary, Alberta, 'Herbie' played for teams in the CHL, NHL, AHA, AHL, CCJHL, and the IAHL hockey leagues. Lewis played for Calgary Hustlers from 1921 to 1922, Calgary Canadiens from 1922 to 1924, the Duluth Hornets from 1925 to 1928, Detroit Cougars from 1928 to 1930, Detroit Falcons from 1930 to 1932, Detroit Red Wings from 1932 to 1938, and the Indianapolis Capitals from 1939 to 1941. Lewis was also Head Coach of the Indianapolis Capitals from 1939 to 1943. After retiring from hockey he became a successful oil man in Pompano Beach, Florida, but later in life, he moved to Indianapolis, Indiana, for his health. He passed away there in January 1991 at the age of 84. Lewis was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame as a Player in 1989.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Herbie Lewis (17 Apr 1906–20 Jan 1991), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8804971, citing Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .