Arthur Wilson 'Copper' Leyte
Arthur "Copper" Leyte was born in Buchans, Newfoundland in 1931. Copper joined the Buchan’s Miners senior hockey team at age 16 and was only 19 when the Miners won their first provincial senior championship and the Herder Memorial Trophy in 1950.
He would be inducted into the Newfoundland Amateur Hockey Association’s Hockey Hall of Fame in 1998. Arthur Leyte passed away in Chatham, Ontario on May 19, 2013 at the age of 82.