Patrons of the Order
General (Ret'd) Rick Hillier, OC, CMM, MSC, CD former Chief of The Defence Staff of Canada, became the Patron of the Grand Priory of Canada and the Americas of The Order of St. George in 2008. He was inducted into the Order with the rank of Knight Grand Cross at an investiture ceremony held in Niagara Falls, Ontario in September of 2009.
MGen (Ret'd) Lewis MacKenzie CM, OOnt, MSC and Bar, CD was inducted into the Order of St. George, in absentia, in Niagara Falls, ON, on the 29th of May, 2010. He was formally declared the Vice Patron of the Order, with the rank of Knight Grand Cross, in Ottawa, on the 4th of June 2011.