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(1872-1965) An longtime active Victoria Centre member; Service Award 1961.

(1906-66) DAO astronomer and member of the Victoria Centre.

(1904-) An active member of the Centre français de Montréal. Received the Service Award in 1966.

(1865-1941) J.S. Plaskett played a pivotal role in the establishment of astrophysical research in Canada and helped to confirm the rotation rate of the Milky Way. He was an active member of the Ottawa Centre between 1907 and 1918, acted as an Associate Editor of the Journal for 28 years, and Society President (1914-15).

(?-1985) An active member of the Hamilton Centre; received the Service Award in 1984.

(1925-91) An active observer and member of the Toronto Centre; founding editor of 'Scope; received the Service Award in 1972.

(1913-86) Piano teacher and author. An active member of the St. John's Centre; received the Service Award in 1977.

(1914-2005) A doctor and active Winnipeg Centre member; meteor and solar observer. Received Service Award in 1971.

(1900-84) Hamilton Centre member; received Service Award in 1972.

(1904-90) Observer and Toronto Centre member. Received the Service Award in 1979.