Governor General

  • (noun): A governor of high rank.

Some articles on governor general, general, governor:

Lilias Massey
... as Chatelaine of Rideau Hall during her father-in-law Vincent Massey's term as Governor General of Canada ... official host or hostess of Rideau Hall who was not the Governor General's spouse ... style of Her Excellency, which is given to the Governor General and a viceregal consort who is his or her spouse ...
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 ... clime as a mark of fortitude." 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 ...
Christian Law Of Divorce In India - Evolution of The Law of Divorce in India
... received 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 Divorce ... Bill, after remaining for seven years before the Council of the Governor-General, received the assent of the Governor-General, on 26 February 1869 ...
Sergei Konstantinovich Gershelman - Biography
... he came back to the academy, and graduated from it in 1881, with an appointment to the General Staff ... Irkutsk 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 ... From Grodno, General Gershelman was transferred to Omsk, where served as the Chief of Staff of the Western Siberian Military District ...
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) ... George V appointed the first Australian-born person as Governor-General Canada did not have a Canadian-born Governor General until 1953 ...

Famous quotes containing the words general and/or governor:

    We have wasted our spirit in the regions of the abstract and general just as the monks let it wither in the world of prayer and contemplation.
    Alexander Herzen (1812–1870)

    President Lowell of Harvard appealed to students ‘to prepare themselves for such services as the Governor may call upon them to render.’ Dean Greenough organized an ‘emergency committee,’ and Coach Fisher was reported by the press as having declared, ‘To hell with football if men are needed.’
    —For the State of Massachusetts, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)