Coo, AbbieDate of Death: 1967-11-30
Date of Birth: 1885-04-12
Born in Teeswater, Ontario, Abbie Coo was a successful news paper executive with the Winnipeg Free Press for many years. From 1918 to 1963 he was an executive with the Manitoba Amateur Hockey Association (Hockey Manitoba) and its President from 1924 to 1927, again from 1934 to 1937, and once more from 1942 to 1946. Abbie Coo was awarded the Military Cross in World War I.