Governor-General of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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Governor-General of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
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Incumbent
Sir Frederick Ballantyne
GCMG

since 2 September 2002
Viceroy
StyleHis Excellency
ResidenceGovernment House, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
AppointerMonarch of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Term lengthAt Her Majesty's pleasure
Formation27 October 1979
First holderSir Sydney Gun-Munro
Websitewww.gov.vc
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This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Administrative divisions (parishes)
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The office of Governor-General of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines was created in 1979 when the islands gained independence as a Commonwealth realm. The Governor-General represents Queen Elizabeth II and acts as de facto head of state. Prior to independence, the islands were administered variously by lieutenant-governors, governors and administrators.

Governors-General of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1979–present)[edit]

Took office Left office Name
(Birth–Death)
Comments
27 October 1979 28 February 1985 Sir Sydney Gun-Munro
(1916–2007)
previously Governor of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1976–1979)
28 February 1985 29 February 1988 Sir Joseph Lambert Eustache
(1908–1996)
29 February 1988 20 September 1989 Henry Harvey Williams
(1917–2004)
Acting.
20 September 1989 1 June 1996 Sir David Emmanuel Jack
(1918–1998)
1 June 1996 3 June 2002 Sir Charles Antrobus
(1933–2002)
Died in office.
3 June 2002 2 September 2002 Monica Dacon
(1934–alive)
Acting.
2 September 2002 Incumbent Sir Frederick Ballantyne
(1936–alive)
Presently

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