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United Nations Command (UNC) United Nations Command (UNC)


Peacekeepers monitor and observe peace processes in post-conflict areas and assist ex-combatants in implementing the peace agreements they may have signed. Such assistance comes in many forms, including confidence-building measures, power-sharing arrangements, electoral support, strengthening the rule of law, and economic and social development. Accordingly, UN peacekeepers (often referred to as Blue Berets or Blue Helmets because of their light blue berets or helmets) can include soldiers, police officers, and civilian personnel.
Logistics Branch Logistics Branch


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Battle Honours
Cpl Hudon Joseph Paul Réal
Rank: Corporal Cpl
Service Number: C44 139 953
Born: Jul 10, 1957 St. Timothee, Québec
Discharged: Deceased

Served In: Peacekeeping
Service: CF (Canadian Forces)
Battle Group: United Nations Command (UNC)
Regiment: Logistics Branch
Dag Hammarskjöld Dag Hammarskjöld
The Dag Hammarskjöld Medal is a posthumous award given by the United Nations (UN) to military personnel, police, or civilians who lose their lives while serving in a United Nations peacekeeping operation. The medal is named after Dag Hammarskjöld, the second Secretary-General of the United Nations, who died in a plane crash in what is now Zambia in September 1961.
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Canadian Peace Keeping Service Medal (CPSM)
The prestigious Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to all United Nations Peacekeepers in 1988 in recognition of their collective efforts in the cause of peace. This inspired the creation of the Canadian Peacekeeping Service Medal (CPSM) to acknowledge the unique contribution to peace that Canadian peacekeepers have made since 1947.
UN Disengagement Observation Force (UNDOF)
Established in June 1974 to supervise the cease-fire between Israel and Syria; to supervise the disengagement (redeployment) of Syrian and Israeli forces; and, to establish a buffer zone, as provided in the Agreement on Disengagement between Israeli and Syrian Forces of 31 May 1974. The Mission continues to perform its functions effectively with the cooperation of the parties.
Awarded for 90 days consecutive service between 1 June 1974 to the present.

Service Notes:
Enlisted: June 12, 1975 Montreal, Québec
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Deceased: December 26, 1985 at Camp Ziouani, Israel
Cemetery SAINT TIMOTHEE Cemetery Quebec, Canada
Marker: 103
Obituary: Son of Jean Paul et Thérèse Bédard-Hudon of St. Timothée, Quebec. Brother of Michelle Hudon-Bégin of Valleyfield, Quebec.
 
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UNDOF Memorial: CFSCE Museum,CFB Kingston, Ontario. Courtesy of Canadian Forces Joint Signal Regiment
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UNDOF Memorial: CFSCE Museum,CFB Kingston, Ontario. Courtesy of Canadian Forces Joint Signal Regiment