Clifford executive council of Ceylon

The Clifford executive council was the 19th executive council of British Ceylon. The government was led by Governor Hugh Clifford.

Clifford executive council of Ceylon

19th Cabinet of British Ceylon
Date formed30 November 1925
Date dissolvedJune 1927
People and organisations
Head of stateGeorge V
Head of governmentHugh Clifford
No. of ministers6
Ministers removed1
Total no. of members7
PredecessorManning executive council of Ceylon
SuccessorStanley executive council of Ceylon

Executive council members

Portrait Member of Council Office Took office Left office Notes
  Hugh Clifford Governor 30 November 1925 June 1927
? Colonial Secretary
Brigadier general F. M. G. Rowley Commander of the Ceylon Defence Force 30 November 1925 8 February 1927 Replaced by Albion Earnest Andrews
Colonel Albion Earnest Andrews 9 February 1927 June 1927
Lancelot Henry Elphinstone Attorney General 30 November 1925 June 1927
F. G. Morley Auditor General
as Colonial Auditor
30 November 1925 June 1927
? Treasurer

See also



Government offices
Preceded by Executive councils of Ceylonese
Succeeded by