Len Winchester

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Leonard Winchester

Born: February 13, 1917 (Verdun, Quebec)
Died: January 6, 2014 (Long Sault, Ontario)

Member: Cornwall (Ont.) Sports Hall of Fame (1972)

Len Winchester pitched his amateur Cornwall (Ont.) Legion softball team to the Eastern Ontario title over Brockville in 1950, winning both games of the finals. His throwing helped the Legion win three consecutive North End and city championships in Cornwall. He was named league most valuable player in 1949. Winchester served as an instrument mechanic in the Royal Canadian Air Force and later earned his living as a stockbroker. 

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