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Group of those in Hall during ceremony [conferring of KGCMG on Sultan Ibrahim of Johore, May 11 1916], 1916-05-11

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/BAM 6/4

Scope and Contents

284 x 214 mm. A group photograph of the Sultan, European officials and Malay soldiers gathered on the steps of a specially erected open-sided wooden platform at some stage during the proceedings. Sultan Sir Ibrahim (1873-1959), who ruled from 1895 until his death, stands at the centre of the group next to Sir Arthur Henderson YOUNG (1854-1938), Governor of the Straits Settlements 1911-1919. Other figures identified in the group are: Mrs OLIVER; wife of staff officer; (Lady) Maud RIDOUT; wife of General Ridout; Lady Evelyn YOUNG; wife of Sir Arthur Young; Lady Alice BUCKNILL; wife of Sir John Bucknill; Sir William George MAXWELL (1871-1959); acting Colonial Secretary, Straits Settlements 1914-1916; Sir Edward Lewis BROCKMAN (1865-1943); Chief Secretary, Federated Malay States 1911-1920; Admiral (Sir) William Lowther GRANT (1864-1929); Commander in Chief, China Station 1916-1917; General (Sir) Dudley Howard RIDOUT (1866-1941); commanding troops, Straits Settlements 1915-1921; OLIVER; Staff Officer; Frederick Joseph WELD (1870-) ; Malayan Civil Service 1888-1918; acting General Adviser, Johore 1916.


  • Creation: 1916-05-11


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Biographical / Historical

Photographer unknown.

Language of Materials



PJ. Biographical details enhanced from World biographical index (1998-)[online]. K.G. Saur Publishing. Munich] : K.G. Saur Verlag ; [Braunschweig] : Braunschweig University Library (1998-)[online]. K.G. Saur Publishing. Munich] : K.G. Saur Verlag ; [Braunschweig] : Braunschweig University Library 7



Finding aid date

2002-05-20 14:26:15+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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