Order of Canada
Lloyd Montgomery Pidgeon, O.C., M.B.E., Ph.D., LL.D.
|Lloyd Montgomery Pidgeon, O.C., M.B.E., Ph.D., LL.D.
|Officer of the Order of Canada
||May 9, 1996
||January 3, 1999
| He is world renowned for the development of the magnesium production process that bears his name and was crucial to the Allied effort during the Second World War. As a researcher, scientist, scholar, educator and head of the Department of Metallurgical Engineering at the University of Toronto, he has had a remarkable influence on the study of science and on his many students who assumed prominent positions in industry, government and academia.
|Deceased on December 9, 1999.