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  2. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston

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Unveiling of Georges P. Vanier Statue
Unveiling of Georges P. Vanier Statue
October 17, 2014 - The Governor General took part in the unveiling of a statue in memory of General the Right Honourable Georges P. Vanier during a ceremony at the Citadelle of Québec.
2015 Canada Winter Games
2015 Canada Winter Games
October 16, 2014 - During the ceremonial lighting of the torch for the 2015 Canada Winter Games on Parliament Hill, His Excellency proclaimed 2015 as the Year of Sport in Canada.
From Memory to Remembrance
From Memory to Remembrance
October 16, 2014 - The Governor General marked the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Netherlands as part of the From Memory to Remembrance lecture series at the Canadian War Museum.
Visit to Beaconsfield
Visit to Beaconsfield
October 15, 2014 - During his visit to Beaconsfield, His Excellency attended the official inauguration ceremony for Heroes Park and Cenotaph.
State Visit by President of Finland
State Visit by President of Finland
October 9, 2014 - Their Excellencies welcomed His Excellency Sauli Niinistö, President of the Republic of Finland, and his wife, Mrs. Jenni Haukio, to Rideau Hall.
Catalyst Canada Conference
Catalyst Canada Conference
October 8, 2014 - The Governor General was a panelist at the 2014 Catalyst Canada Honours Conference held in Toronto.  He was joined by Mr. David Jacobson, former U.S. ambassador to Canada, and Mr. David McKay, President and Chief Executive Officer of RBC.

Visit to the Citadelle of Québec - Day 5
Visit to the Citadelle of Québec - Day 5
October 7, 2014 - The Governor General delivered remarks at the day's opening session of the 2014 International Summit of Cooperatives, held in Québec under the theme "Cooperatives' Power of Innovation".
Visit to the Citadelle of Québec - Day 4
Visit to the Citadelle of Québec - Day 4
October 6, 2014 - As patrons of the Trans Canada Trail, Their Excellencies took part in the inauguration of a section of the new Louise-Gasnier Trail, which connects to the Trans Canada Trail and the Charlevoix networks, in Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Quebec.
Visit to the Citadelle of Québec - Day 3
Visit to the Citadelle of Québec - Day 3
October 4, 2014 - As part of the festivities marking the 100th anniversary of the Royal 22Régiment, Their Excellencies invited the public to join them at the Citadelle of Québec for the third annual Fall Celebration.
Visit to the Citadelle of Québec - Day 2
Visit to the Citadelle of Québec - Day 2

October 3, 2014 - The Governor General presented honours to 63 Canadians in recognition of their extraordinary dedication, achievements or bravery, during two ceremonies held at the Citadelle of Québec.