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Dave Christian displays his 1980 Olympic hockey gold medal. Dave's father, Bill, also won a gold medal in hockey, in 1960. Dave is now seeking to get his jersey back from the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto, which he says was loaned, not donated. Dave Wallis / The Forum

Moorhead member of 'Miracle on Ice' team fights to get hockey jerseys returned

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MOORHEAD - Two of the proudest moments for the Christian family of Warroad happened during the Olympics.

The first was in 1960 when Bill Christian won a gold medal with the U.S. National Hockey Team.


The second came in 1980 when Bill's son, Dave, was a member of the infamous "Miracle on Ice" hockey team. They became the first father and son duo to ever win gold medals for a United States Olympic hockey team.

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