Joe Bretto
Born November 29, 1912(1912-11-29),

Hibbing, MN, USA

Died January 27, 2007 (aged 94),

Hibbing, MN, USA



6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)

248 lb (112 kg; 17 st 10 lb)

Position Defenceman
Shot Left
Played for Chicago Black Hawks
Playing career 1944–1945

Joe "Brute" Bretto (November 29, 1912 – January 27, 2007) was an American professional ice hockey defenceman who played three games in the National Hockey League with the Chicago Black Hawks. Bretto spent most of his career with the St. Paul Saints of the American Hockey Association.

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