Governor General invests 44 recipients into the Order of Canada
OTTAWA – Governor General of Canada David Johnston will bestow the Order of Canada honour on 27 members, 16 officers and 1 companion on Friday.
The Order of Canada was created in 1967, during Canada’s centennial year, to recognize a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation. Since its creation, more than 5 000 people from all sectors of society have been invested into the Order.
Watch the ceremony live below on Friday November 23, 2012 at 10:30 AM ET.