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During World War II, many military teams entered teams in the senior and junior hockey leagues. The naval detachment at Saskatoon entered a team in the [[1943-44 Saskatchewan Senior Playoffs|Saskatchewan Senior League]] in 1943-44.
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During [[World War II]], many military teams entered teams in the Canadian senior and junior hockey leagues. The naval detachment at [[Saskatoon]] (known as HMCS Unicorn) entered a team in the [[1943-44 Saskatchewan Senior Playoffs|Saskatchewan Senior League]] in 1943-44.
   
They finshed first but lost the league final to the [[Flin Flon Bombers]]. Military teams were not eligible for the [[Allan Cup]] that season in any case.
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They finshed first but lost the league final to the [[Flin Flon Bombers]]. Due to a ruling from teh Canadian government during the season, military teams were not eligible for the [[Allan Cup]] that season in any case.
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In addition to the league schedule, the team played six exhibition games:
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*November 5 '''6-1 @ [[Regina Commandos]]'''
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*November 6 '''14-0 @ [[Moose Jaw Canucks]]'''
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*November 13 '''14-0 Moose Jaw Canucks'''
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*November 20 '''1-4 [[Calgary Currie Army]]'''
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*November 27 '''12-0 Regina Commandos'''
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==Team Photo==
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<gallery widths="350" captionalign="center">
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43-44SasNav.jpg|[[Saskatoon Navy]]
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</gallery>
   
   
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[[1943-44 Saskatchewan Senior Playoffs]]
 
[[1943-44 Saskatchewan Senior Playoffs]]
 
 
[[Category:Canadian ice hockey teams]]
 
[[Category:Canadian ice hockey teams]]
 
 
[[Category:Saskatchewan Senior Hockey]]
 
[[Category:Saskatchewan Senior Hockey]]

Revision as of 13:46, 16 April 2015

During World War II, many military teams entered teams in the Canadian senior and junior hockey leagues. The naval detachment at Saskatoon (known as HMCS Unicorn) entered a team in the Saskatchewan Senior League in 1943-44.

They finshed first but lost the league final to the Flin Flon Bombers. Due to a ruling from teh Canadian government during the season, military teams were not eligible for the Allan Cup that season in any case.

In addition to the league schedule, the team played six exhibition games:


Team Photo


See also

1943-44 Saskatchewan Senior Playoffs