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Order of Canada

Gerald Smedley Andrews, C.M., M.B.E., O.B.C., B.Sc., D.Eng., F.R.G.S.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Gerald Smedley Andrews, C.M., M.B.E., O.B.C., B.Sc., D.Eng., F.R.G.S. C.M. Victoria
Honour Appointment Investiture
Member of the Order of Canada October 25, 1990 April 17, 1991
One of our last explorers with a wealth of stories from his colourful life as a frontier teacher, farm and ranch hand, cook, horse wrangler, engineer and soldier, he was responsible for mapping some of the remaining uncharted wilderness areas of the interior of British Columbia. An expert in photogrammetry, as Surveyor General of British Columbia and Boundaries Commissioner, he contributed great to the geographical, economic and cultural development of his beloved province.
Deceased on December 5, 2005.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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