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Name: The Honorable William Melville Martin, BA, LL.D, K.C.
Convocation date: May 13, 1949
Discipline / contribution: public service
Citation / biographical information:
The Joint Committee of the Senate and Council on Honorary Degrees ... recommends that the degree of Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) be conferred ... on:Degree received: Doctor of Laws
The Honorable William Melville Martin, BA, LL.D, K.C., Chief Justice of Saskatchewan, for outstanding public service.
[Senate minutes, 11 May 1949]
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