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Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal Winners
December 17, 2012
A new commemorative medal was created to mark the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the Throne, and to honour significant contributions and achievements by Canadians.
The Governor General’s office requested the Canadian Association of the Deaf – Association des Sourds du Canada (CAD-ASC) to nominate up to 30 Canadians to receive the award in recognition of their contributions and activities that have had a significant impact on the local, provincial, and/or national level, and that have increased the knowledge and practice of values, rights, and responsibilities and promoted the increased participation of Deaf persons in the community.
The CAD-ASC is proud to award the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals to the following people:
Newfoundland and Labrador
Congratulations to the recipients — wave big hands!