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Transvaal: Administrators and Governors: 1900-1910

Administrator of the Transvaal
1 Sep 1900 - 11 Dec 1900 Frederick Sleigh Roberts, Baron Roberts of Kandahar and Waterford [1][2]
11 Dec 1900 - 9 May 1901 Alfred Milner [3][4]
9 May 1901 - 27 Aug 1901 Horatio Herbert Kitchener, Baron Kitchener of Khartoum, and of Aspall [5]
27 Aug 1901 - 21 Jun 1902 Alfred Milner (x)
Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Transvaal
21 Jun 1902 - 23 May 1905 Alfred Milner (from 15 Jul 1902 Viscount Milner of Saint James's and Cape Town) (x)
23 May 1905 - 31 May 1910 William Waldegrave Palmer, Earl of Selborne

[1] Normally used the following style in proclamations: "Commander-in-Chief of Her Majesty's Forces in South Africa."
[2] Baron Roberts departed from South Africa on 11 Dec 1900. The Royal Commission appointing him to be Administrator of the Transvaal remained valid to 21 Jun 1902.
[3] Normally used the following style in proclamations: "Her (His) Majesty's High Commissioner for South Africa, &c., &c., &c."
[4] Milner assumed the administration of the Transvaal in his capacity as the High Commissioner for South Africa, acting for the absent Baron Roberts.
[5] Acting for the absent Milner.
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