Honoured Members

Marples, Fred

Date of Death: 1945-01-17


Born in Winnipeg, Marples was one of the foremost hockey authorities of the 1920s and 1930s. He was Secretary of the Canadian Amateur Hockey Association (Hockey Canada) 1928-1945, Secretary of the Manitoba Amateur Hockey Association (Hockey Manitoba) 1914-1934 and one of the organizers of both bodies. Fred Marples was an executive with the Winnipeg Monarchs; Treasurer of the Canadian Olympic team in 1928 and Manager of it in 1932.