Charles Uksila, Jr. (October 12, 1887 – March 4, 1964) was an American professional hockey player. He played for the Portland Rosebuds and Vancouver Millionaires of the Pacific Coast Hockey Association. He was a native of Calumet, Michigan, where he started his hockey career. Prior to playing with Portland, he was a member of the Multnomah Amateur Athletic Club. He was a member of the Rosebuds team that played the Montreal Canadiens in the 1916 Stanley Cup Finals.
October 12, 1887|
Calumet, MI, USA
March 4, 1964 (aged 76)|
Santa Clara, CA, USA
|Height||5 ft 6 in (168 cm)|
|Weight||150 lb (68 kg; 10 st 10 lb)|
Uksila retired from professional hockey after the 1918–19 season, and then worked as a fancy skating instructor at the Connaught Skating Club in Vancouver. He also toured in Australia where he performed as a figure skater alongside his sister in Sydney and Melbourne.
- Sproule, Bill (2021). "Charles Uksila: From the Copper Country to the Ice Capades". The Hockey Research Journal. Society for Internaional Hockey Research (vol. 22, December 2021).
- The Sunday Oregonian, Dec. 5 1915, pg. 4
- "Official rules for ice hockey, speed skating, figure skating and curling". New York, American sports publishing company.
- "Former Portland Hockey Player Is Now an Instructor" Oregon Daily Journal. Oct. 21, 1921. Retrieved 2021-12-13.
- "Charlie Uksila back from the antipodes" Vancouver Sun. Oct. 22, 1920 (pg. 4). Retrieved 2021-12-13.
- "Charles W UKSILA". Legends of Australian Ice. Retrieved March 15, 2017.