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Order of Canada

Harold Elford Johns, O.C., Ph.D., LL.D., F.R.S.C.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Harold Elford Johns, O.C., Ph.D., LL.D., F.R.S.C. O.C. Amherstview
Honour Appointment Investiture
Officer of the Order of Canada July 11, 1977 April 19, 1978
University Professor and head of physics division of the Ontario Cancer Institute, Toronto, Internationally known as "Father of the Cobalt machine", he has carried out studies of radiotherapy which have not only advanced it from an art to a science, but have increased the rate of cancer cures.
Deceased on August 23, 1998.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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