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... He was UK High Commissioner for Singapore and Commissioner General for South-East Asia from 1959–63, and UK Council Representative to Southeast Asia Treaty Organization from 1960-63 ... He was appointed a Privy Counsellor in 1955, and awarded the GCMG in 1959 and the GBE in 1963 ...
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