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J.A. Dextraze

Jacques Alfred Dextraze was a Canadian General and Chief of the Defence Staff between 1972 and 1977. He served during the Korean War and was Chief of General Staff of the UN forces in the Congo conflicts of 1963. He was made a Companion of the Order of Canada in 1978.

Names J. A. Dextraze (Main)
BE [n77.121] Jacques Alfred Dextraze (altName)

BE [Jean Pariseau, “Jacques Dextraze,” The Canadian Encyclopedia, 29 January 2008, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/jacques-dextraze]

Ja Dex (Nickname)

BE [Jean Pariseau, “Jacques Dextraze,” The Canadian Encyclopedia, 29 January 2008, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/jacques-dextraze]

Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/JDEX/
Birth Date 1919/08/15
Birth Place https://lglc.ca/place/MON/
Death Date 1993/05
Death Place https://lglc.ca/place/OTT/
Occupations Chief of Defence Staff Military
1972 - 1977

https://lglc.ca/event/n77.121


Jean Pariseau, “Jacques Dextraze,” The Canadian Encyclopedia, 29 January 2008, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/jacques-dextraze

Major General Military
1976/09

http://www.canadaveteranshallofvalour.com/DextrazeJA.htm(http://goo.gl/rVnUzV)

Lieutenant-General Military
1968/11

http://www.canadaveteranshallofvalour.com/DextrazeJA.htm(http://goo.gl/rVnUzV)

Orders of Merit Order of Military Merit (1972-09-15) Companion of the Order of Canada (1978-01-11)
Associated Organizations https://lglc.ca/organization/Canadian National Railways/ (Chairperson)
1977 - 1982

http://www.canadaveteranshallofvalour.com/DextrazeJA.htm(http://goo.gl/rVnUzV)