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1943 HAMILTON FLYING WILDCATS

1943 Hamilton Flying Wildcats
Photo courtesy of Larry Robertson

HAMILTON FLYING WILDCATS 1943 – DOMINION CHAMPIONS
(Grey Cup)


Ontario Rugby Football Union Champions (HH McKee Trophy)        Eastern Canada Champions

Back Row (from left) Art Cousins, Ed Remigis, Ken Walker, Executive,  Eddie McLean, Executive, William Muirhead, Executive, Murray Crowe (Sargeant), Jack Burkhart (LAC), Jerry Smith (P/O), unknown, unknown, unknown, Thomas (Red) Hickey), Don Irvin.

Middle Row (from left) H. Jones, Joe Cappelli, J. Brown, Abe Zvonkin, Pat Santucci, Rudy Manorek, Jimmy McCrea, Trainer, Paul Peterson, Polly Miocinovich, Al Langford (F/O), Walter (Bert) Gibb (LAC), Art Stollery (F/O), Reg Bovaird (LAC).

Front Row (from left) Doug Smith, A. (Breezy) Withers, Jimmy Fumio, Robert McDonald, Alex Webster, Executive, Len Back, Manager, Sam Manson, President, Brian Timmis, Coach, Jimmy Simpson Team Captain, William (Bill) O’Breza, Joe Krol, Mel Lawson.

Inset photos (left) Lou Travele, (right) Richard (Dick) Groom (Sargeant).

Ball Boy (unknown)

Absent at time photograph was taken: Dr. Stanley Perkins, Executive, Alex Muir, Secretary, Harry Hatch, Vice President, SJ McKelvey, Vice President, D. Robinson, Treasurer, Charles C. Lawson, Past President, and Group Captain D. Harding, DFC, EFC.

 

 

RankNameSchoolPos.
1 Laurent Duvernay-Tardif McGill OL
2 David Foucault Montreal OL
3 Pierre Lavertu Laval OL
4 Quinn Smith Concordia DL
5 Devon Bailey St. Francis Xavier WR
6 Evan Gill Manitoba DL
7 Dylan Ainsworth Western DL
8 Anthony Coombs Manitoba RB
9 Matthias Goosen Simon Fraser OL
10 Andrew Lue Queen's DB
 
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