Governor-General of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland

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Governor-General of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland
Former political post
Coat of arms of the Central African Federation.svg
First officeholder The Baron Llewellin
Last officeholder The Rt Hon. Humphrey Gibbs (acting)
Style His Excellency The Right Honourable
Appointer Queen of the United Kingdom
Office began 4 September 1953
Office ended 31 December 1963

This is a list of the men who served as Governor-General of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (also known as the Central African Federation). The Federation was formed on 1 August 1953 from the former colonies of Southern Rhodesia, Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland, and was formally dissolved on 31 December 1963.

Governors-General of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (1953–1963)[edit]

From To Name Comments
4 September 1953 24 January 1957 The Lord Llewellin Died in office
24 January 1957 February 1957 Sir Robert Clarkson Tredgold Acting
February 1957 8 October 1957 Sir William Lindsay Murphy Acting
8 October 1957 May 1963 The Earl of Dalhousie
May 1963 31 December 1963 Sir Humphrey Gibbs Acting

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