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A.J.G.D. de Chastelain, O.C., C.M.M., C.D., C.H.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
A.J.G.D. de Chastelain, O.C., C.M.M., C.D., C.H. O.C. Rockcliffe
Honour Appointment Investiture
Officer of the Order of Canada April 22, 1993 October 27, 1993
As a professional soldier, he has served Canada with distinction for more than thirty-five years. In the role of Chief of the Defence Staff, he led the Canadian Forces through extremely challenging times, marked by a war in the Persian Gulf, a major domestic crisis and an unprecedented growth in the number of peacekeeping operations, in parallel with a significant downsizing of the Forces. He also devoted a great deal of time and energy to Scouts Canada's National Council and to the organization's Substance Abuse Task Force. He is now the Canadian Ambassador to the United States.
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