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Order of Canada

Hugh Clifford Chadderton, C.C., O.Ont., D.C.L.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Hugh Clifford Chadderton, C.C., O.Ont., D.C.L. C.C. Ottawa
Honour Appointment Investiture
Companion of the Order of Canada October 21, 1998 February 3, 1999
He has continued to work for the needs of veterans and their families as Chief Executive Officer of The War Amputations of Canada and has extended his work to people living with other disabilities. In addition to the flourishing Operation Legacy, Playsafe and CHAMP programs, his energetic fundraising initiatives have helped to build a support network for child amputees. The highly successful Never Again video series has sensitized Canadians to the horrors of war and serves as a powerful reminder of the sacrifice made by our veterans. His name has become synonymous with lifelong dedication of service to others. This is a promotion within the Order.
Officer of the Order of Canada June 23, 1986 November 12, 1986
Known as "Mr. Veteran" in recognition of his devotion to their cause, he is now Chief Executive officer of the
War Amputations of Canada and Chairman of the National Council of Veterans organizations of
Canada.
Member of the Order of Canada July 11, 1977 October 24, 1977
Secretary of the National Council of Veterans, and national secretary of the War Amputees of Canada. He has devoted the postwar years not only to social legislation and other problems concerning veterans, but also to the rehabilitation of child amputees.
 
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