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Sri Lanka: Governors-General: 1948-1972

Governor-General of Ceylon [1]
4 Feb 1948 - 5 Jul 1949 Sir Henry Monck-Mason Moore en
5 Jul 1949 - 17 Jul 1954 Herward Ramsbotham, Baron Soulbury, of Soulbury in the County of Buckinghamshire en [2]
17 Jul 1954 - 2 Mar 1962 Śaru Olivar Guṇatilaka si = Māṇpumikk Olivar Kuṇatilaka ta = Sir Oliver Ernest Goonetilleke en
2 Mar 1962 - 22 May 1972 Viliyam Gopallava si = Villiyam Kopallāva ta = William Gopallawa en

[1] Full style in the Letters Patent creating the office: Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief in and over the Island of Ceylon and its Dependencies
[2] After retirement, from 16 Jul 1954: Viscount Soulbury, of Soulbury in the County of Buckinghamshire
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