"His longstanding devotion to Veterans and amputees, and his unwavering commitment to dignity and fairness, leave behind a legacy in which his family and friends can take enormous pride," added the Minister. "I offer them my sincere condolences in this very difficult time, and join with Canadians everywhere in remembering the many contributions he made to Canada."
He will be remembered for his extraordinary service to Canada.
For more information on Cliff Chadderton, watch the Heroes Remember video interview of his own account on joining the Canadian Armed Forces.
SOURCE Veterans Affairs Canada