The Viceregal Lion
  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
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Medals recognize general service carried out with distinction by Canadians; to commemorate special occasions; to celebrate important anniversaries; or to recognize long-term exemplary service.

There are war and campaign medals, commemorative medals, long service medals, Exemplary Service Medals, and special service medals, to name a few.

Date modified: October 4, 2017