QUEBEC 1940 Lieutenant Governor Eugène Fiset Medal Clowery #15




Collections: Canada Medals, Medals

Product type: Medal

Vendor: Britannianumismatics



QUEBEC 1940 Lieutenant Governor Eugène Fiset 71.5mm bronze medal 184 grams Clowery #15 (Approximately 140 bronze pieces were awarded per year in office)

Edge: C. LAMOND ET FILS (Montreal firm that was started in 1926 by Cornelius Lamond. When Caron Freres went bankrupt in 1933, Lamond acquired their manufacturing equipment.

Major-General Sir Marie-Joseph-Eugène Fiset, KCMG, DSO, ED (March 15, 1874 – June 8, 1951) was a Canadian physician, military officer, Deputy Minister of Militia and Defence, Member of Parliament, the 18th Lieutenant Governor of Quebec, and the 3rd Canadian Surgeon General. He served in the role of Lieutenant Governor from the end of 1939 through to October 1950.

Sylvia Daoust, CM CQ, RCA (1902 – 2004) born in Montreal, was one of the first female sculptors in Quebec. She studied at the Council of Arts & Manufactures and the École des Beaux-Arts, with Charles Maillard and Maurice Feliz, and later with Edwin Holgate at the Art Association of Montreal.