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Order of Canada

Louis Bisson, C.M., O.B.E., LL.B.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Louis Bisson, C.M., O.B.E., LL.B. C.M. Chapala
Honour Appointment Investiture
Member of the Order of Canada June 23, 1980 October 15, 1980
Born in Hull, Quebec, he was one of Canada's aviation pioneers, boldly and courageously participating in the development of air transport in the Canadian North and West. During the Second World War, he created a network of landing strips and air routes that enabled allied aircraft to reach England with stop-overs in Canada's North.
Deceased on September 19, 1997.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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