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  • Lieutenant-Colonel George Gawler, KH (1795 - 1869)
    Lieutenant-Colonel George Gawler, KH, Gawler was the only child of Captain Samuel Gawler, captain in the 73rd Regiment of Foot, and his wife Julia, née Russell. Gawler's father was killed in battle i...
  • Algernon Hawkins Keith-Falconer, 9th Earl of Kintore (1852 - 1930)
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  • Sir Richard Graves MacDonnell KCMG, CB (1814 - 1881)
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  • Sir Dominick Daly (1798 - 1868)
    Wikipedia Biographical Summary Sir Dominick Daly (11 August 1798 – 19 February 1868) was the Governor of Prince Edward Island from 11 July 1854 to 25 May 1859 and later Governor of South Australia fr...
  • Sir William Cleaver Francis Robinson GCMG (1834 - 1897)
    Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir William Cleaver Francis Robinson GCMG (born 14 January 1834 – 2 May 1897) was a British colonial administrator and a musical composer, being the author of several...

List of Governors of South Australia

  1. Rear Admiral Sir John Hindmarsh KH (wikipedia entry)
  2. Lieutenant-Colonel George Gawler KH (wikipedia entry)
  3. Sir George Grey KCB (wikipedia entry)
  4. Lieutenant-Colonel Frederick Holt Robe (wikipedia entry)
  5. Sir Henry Fox Young KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  6. Sir Richard Graves MacDonnell KCMG CB (wikipedia entry)
  7. Sir Dominick Daly (wikipedia entry)
  8. The Rt Hon. Sir James Fergusson Bt (wikipedia entry)
  9. Sir Anthony Musgrave KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  10. Lieutenant-General Sir William Jervois GCMG CB (wikipedia entry)
  11. Sir William Robinson GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  12. The Rt Hon. Earl of Kintore GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  13. Sir Thomas Buxton Bt GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  14. The Rt Hon. Lord Tennyson GCMG (wikipedia entry)
  15. Sir George Le Hunte KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  16. Admiral Sir Day Bosanquet GCVO KCB (wikipedia entry)
  17. Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Henry Galway KCMG DSO (wikipedia entry)
  18. Lieutenant-Colonel Sir William Archibald Weigall KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  19. Lieutenant-General Sir Tom Bridges KCB KCMG DSO (wikipedia entry)
  20. Brigadier-General the Rt Hon. Earl of Gowrie VC KCMG CB DSO (wikipedia entry)
  21. Major-General Lord Dugan KCMG CB DSO (wikipedia entry)
  22. Sir Malcolm Barclay-Harvey KCMG (wikipedia entry)
  23. Lieutenant-General Sir Willoughby Norrie KCMG CB DSO MC (wikipedia entry)
  24. Air Vice-Marshal Sir Robert George KCMG KCVO KBE CB MC (wikipedia entry)
  25. Lieutenant-General Sir Edric Bastyan KCMG KCVO KBE CB (wikipedia entry)
  26. Major-General Sir James Harrison KCMG CB CBE (wikipedia entry)
  27. Professor Sir Mark Oliphant AC KBE (wikipedia entry)
  28. Pastor Sir Douglas Nicholls KCVO OBE (wikipedia entry)
  29. Reverend Sir Keith Seaman KCVO OBE (wikipedia entry)
  30. Lieutenant-General Sir Donald Dunstan AC KBE CB (wikipedia entry)
  31. The Hon. Dame Roma Mitchell AC DBE CVO QC (wikipedia entry)
  32. Sir Eric Neal AC CVO (wikipedia entry)
  33. Mrs. Marjorie Jackson-Nelson AC CVO MBE (wikipedia entry)
  34. Rear Admiral Kevin Scarce AC CSC (wikipedia entry)
  35. Hieu Van Le AO (wikipedia entry)

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