|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Edward Bruce•Pitblado|
|Born||23 February 1896 in Winnipeg, Manitoba (CAN)|
|Died||2 December 1978 in Winnipeg, Manitoba (CAN)|
|Affiliations||University of Oxford, Oxford (GBR)|
A Scots-Canadian from Winnipeg Edward Pitblado served in the Canadian Expeditionary Force and the Royal Flying Corps during World War One and later returned to Europe as a Rhodes Scholar to study at Oxford University. He played for Great Britain against Switzerland in 1921 and represented Oxford University at both ice hockey and lacrosse during his studies. Pitblado, a forward, scored a hat-trick in Great Britain’s first match of the Olympic Games against France and one against Belguim.
After completing his studies he returned to Canada and set up a law practice in Winnipeg. Pitblado served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War Two.
|1924 Winter Olympics||Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey)||Ice Hockey, Men||Olympic||Great Britain||3||Bronze||Representing Great Britain|