Order of Canada
John Black Aird, C.C., O.Ont., Q.C., LL.B., LL.D.
|John Black Aird, C.C., O.Ont., Q.C., LL.B., LL.D.
|Companion of the Order of Canada
||October 21, 1992
||April 21, 1993
| He has given remarkable service to his country as a naval officer, a lawyer and a politician. During his tenure as Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario, he added a human dimension to the Office, bringing to it his warm friendliness and unmistakable dignity. He has continued to be involved in numerous charitable endeavours and organizations. This is a promotion within the Order.
|Officer of the Order of Canada
||December 15, 1976
||April 20, 1977
| For his services to Canada particularly as Chairman of the Canadian Section, Canada-United States Permanent Joint Board on Defence, where he contributed significantly to a better understanding between the two countries in the field of defence relations.
|Deceased on May 6, 1995.