Canadian Football Legends
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2015.219.14
Date:
November 17, 1984
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Plaque presented to Erwin Swangard.
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Erwin Swangard

A varied career began in 1934 with the Saskatoon Star Phoenix, coverage of the 1936 Olympics and a position with the Vancouver Province in 1944.

A vigorous supporter of all sports, Swangard was a founding member of the BC Lions, and was instrumental in finding funding for the Pacific Coliseum.

In 1951, Swangard joined the Vancouver Sun and later became Sports Director of CJOR Radio.

Inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame-Media Wing in 1984

Class of 1984




Tom BrownTerry EvanshenJacob Gill GaudaurJoe KappSeymour Wilson

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