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Private James Dickinson Irvin

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PERSONAL INFORMATION

Date of birth: 1892-07-19
Place of birth: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Next of kin: James Irvin, Father, 220 Atlantic Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba
Marital status: single
Occupation (attested): Salesman
Address: 220 Atlantic Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba
Religion: Presbyterian

MILITARY INFORMATION

Regimental number: 2382215
Rank detail

Private, Canadian Infantry, Canadian Infantry (Army).

Degree of service: Europe
Survived war: yes

RESEARCH INFORMATION

LAC ID: 477970
Attestation record(s): image 1
Service file: B4709-S045
Uploader's Notes: Also listed occupation as ButcherHockey player and coach. Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame. Played professional hockey with the Regina Capitals of the WCHL, then with the Chicago Blackhawks, where he suffered a fractured skull which led to the end of his playing carreer. He has the third most wins of any coach in the NHL, and led the Montreal Canadiens to the Stanley Cup 3 times. Also coached in Chicago and another central Ontario NHL club.Father of Dick Irvin, Jr., Canadian hockey announcer and author.Further information here .
Uploader's Research notes: Also listed occupation as ButcherHockey player and coach. Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame. Played professional hockey with the Regina Capitals of the WCHL, then with the Chicago Blackhawks, where he suffered a fractured skull which led to the end of his playing carreer. He has the third most wins of any coach in the NHL, and led the Montreal Canadiens to the Stanley Cup 3 times. Also coached in Chicago and another central Ontario NHL club.Father of Dick Irvin, Jr., Canadian hockey announcer and author.Further information here .

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Date added: 2006-09-01
Last modified: 2006-09-21