Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony – October 2006

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Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony – October 2006

Order of Canada investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall, Ottawa, Ont., October 6, 2006. The ceremony honours distinguished Canadians for their outstanding achievements and service to the country.

Governor General Michaëlle Jean makes opening remarks and appoints 48 Canadians to the Order, including writers, community activists, artists, medical experts, and public figures. Elizabeth and Christopher Jennings accept the Order of Canada investiture on behalf of their late father, broadcast journalist Peter Jennings.