Full name: Joseph Ãlie Blanchard
Born: August 3, 1881 in MontrÃ©al, QuÃ©bec, Canada
Died: December 12, 1941 in MontrÃ©al, QuÃ©bec, Canada
Affiliations: Shamrock Lacrosse Team, Winnipeg (CAN)
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Ãlie Blanchard was from MontrÃ©al and played only briefly for the Winnipeg Shamrocks, returning to MontrÃ©al after the Olympics. In 1902, he graduated from the Ãcole Polytechnique in MontrÃ©al. He worked as an engineer in Manitoba in 1904 and in 1905 he became chief engineer for the city of Saint Henri and when this city was annexed to MontrÃ©al, he remained in the public works personnel for MontrÃ©al. In 1915 he was appointed in charge of the roads and sewer division for MontrÃ©al and in 1918 he was made superintendent of the roads department. 1930 he became Chief Engineer and Director for Public Works.
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