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Élie Blanchard

Full name: Joseph Élie Blanchard
Gender: Male
Born: August 3, 1881 in Montréal, Québec, Canada
Died: December 12, 1941 in Montréal, Québec, Canada
Affiliations: Shamrock Lacrosse Team, Winnipeg (CAN)
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Lacrosse

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Élie Blanchard was from Montréal and played only briefly for the Winnipeg Shamrocks, returning to Montréal after the Olympics. In 1902, he graduated from the École Polytechnique in Montréal. 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 Montréal, he remained in the public works personnel for Montréal. In 1915 he was appointed in charge of the roads and sewer division for Montréal and in 1918 he was made superintendent of the roads department. 1930 he became Chief Engineer and Director for Public Works.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Lacrosse Men's Lacrosse Winnipeg Shamrocks-1 CAN 1 Gold

Men's Lacrosse

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1904 Summer 22 St. Louis Lacrosse Winnipeg Shamrocks-1 CAN Final Round Match 1/2 1 1904-07-07 Winnipeg Shamrocks-1 8, St. Louis Amateur Athletic Association 2 8
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