Governor General

  • (noun): A governor of high rank.

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Australia-Canada Relations - Comparison of Australia and Canada - Monarchy
... At the federal level, the Queen is represented in Canada by the Governor General (no hyphen), and in Australia by the Governor-General (hyphenated) ... the first Australian-born person as Governor-General Canada did not have a Canadian-born Governor General until 1953 ...
Sergei Konstantinovich Gershelman - Biography
... it in 1881, with an appointment to the General Staff ... Infantry Regiment, he reached the rank of Major General in 1898, with an appointment as the 2nd Army Corps, based in Grodno, near the western border of the empire ... Stolypin, who served in Grodno as an Acting Governor in 1902-1903 ...
List Of Royal Military College Of Canada People - Quotations
... Name Quotation General Maurice Baril (RMC 2007) "Thousands of young officers have marched off its parade square and gone on to great achievements in politics, business and most importantly, on the ... Sir Andrew Clarke, British inspector-general of fortifications, deceased "one of the best of its class in the world ... H22982 Twenty-sixth Governor-General Adrienne Clarkson C.C ...
Lilias Massey
... Chatelaine of Rideau Hall during her father-in-law Vincent Massey's term as Governor General of Canada ... Massey was a widower whose wife Alice died 18 months before his appointment as Governor General ... as the official host or hostess of Rideau Hall who was not the Governor General's spouse ...
Christian Law Of Divorce In India - Evolution of The Law of Divorce in India
... from the Judges at Calcutta and Bombay were laid before the Council of the GovernorGeneral ... The Secretary of State, therefore, requested the Governor-General to introduce a measure conferring a jurisdiction on the High Courts in India similar to that exercised by the ... Hence the Act." The Bill, after remaining for seven years before the Council of the Governor-General, received the assent of the Governor-General, on 26 February 1869 ...

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