Gordon Montagno

Biography

Boxing /Boxe
Year Inducted: 1987
Date of Birth: November 25th, 1921
Born in: Ottawa, Ontario

One of Canada’s top boxers in the late 1930’s and 1940’s. Won 85-pound division in the Eastern Ontario Golden Gloves, and upon his return from overseas in 1946, won Canadian Featherweight title. One of top athletes in many sports at the RA. Has been involved in Little League baseball, hockey, and softball. Instrumental in implementing fitness programme at YMCA.