Thomas Pollock

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Tom Pollock
Born(1925-08-01)August 1, 1925
McConnell, Manitoba, Canada
Died August 17, 1994(1994-08-17) (aged 69)
Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
Position Defenseman
Played for Edmonton Mercurys
National teamFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Playing career 19421960

Thomas Allen Pollock (August 1, 1925 August 17, 1994) was a Canadian ice hockey player. He was a member of the Edmonton Mercurys that won a gold medal at the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo, Norway. [1] Pollock died of a stroke in 1994; he was the first member of the 1952 Olympic team to die. [2] [3]

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References

  1. "Thomas Pollock Olympic medals and stats". databaseolympics.com. Archived from the original on 2016-03-03. Retrieved 2016-04-29.
  2. "Pollock, Thomas", Society for International Hockey Research Database, accessed 1 Aug 2015
  3. "Stroke claims medallist", Edmonton Journal, August 20, 1994.