Keefler, Ralph Holly

BASc, PEng 
2T4 Mechanical 
Inducted: 1985 


Ralph Holly Keefler served with distinction both in industry and the military. As a Major-General in the Canadian Armed Forces, he commanded the 3rd Canadian Infantry Division.

In industry Keefler served as the Vice President of Bell Telephone Co., and the Chairman of Northern Electric Co. (now known as Northern Telecom). He was also the President of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and held important posts in several public service organizations.


  • Legion of Honour
  • Croix de Guerre Avec Palme (France)