Ted Hibberd

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Thomas Edward Hibberd
Thomas Hibbert c1948.jpg
Born (1926-04-22)April 22, 1926
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Died May 10, 2017(2017-05-10) (aged 91)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 6 in (168 cm)
Weight 150 lb (68 kg; 10 st 10 lb)
National team  Canada
Playing career ?–?

Thomas Edward "Ted" Hibberd (April 22, 1926 – May 10, 2017) is a Canadian ice hockey player. He was a member of the Ottawa RCAF Flyers. He won the gold medal in ice hockey for Canada at the 1948 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz.[1]

In 2001 Hibberd was honoured by the Canadian Forces when it was announced that the 1948 RCAF Flyers were selected as Canada’s greatest military athletes of the 20th century.[2]

Hibberd died at his home in Ottawa, Ontario on May 10, 2017 at the age of 91.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Olympic Games Winner Reference Book
  2. "Athletes Of The Century Chosen By The Military". Legion Magazine. 2001-01-01. Retrieved 2010-07-03.
  3. Thomas Hibberd's Obituary

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