Reo Jerome was born in 1924. After two years of convoy duty in the NorthAtlantic he played 5 games with the Salmonbellies in 1945. A great leader and a tough competitor, he was with the Salmonbellies through 1948.
He hadan outstanding season in 1947, scoring 95 points in 24regular season games, an average of nearly 4 points a game. He was with the New Westminster Adanacsin 1950 when they lost in the seventh and deciding game of the Mann Cup finals to the Owen SoundMercuries.
His last year was in 1952 when he played on the combined Salmonbellies-Adanacs team. Reoplayed a total of 157 league and playoff games, scoring 265 goals with 171 assists for a total of 436points. Reo Jeromepassed awayat the age of 90in 2014.
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