Portrait of Sir William Goode, Governor of Singapore

 

Title
Portrait of Sir William Goode, Governor of Singapore
Description
This is a close-up of Sir William Allmond Codrington Goode, Chief Secretary of the Straits Settlements (1953-1957) and the last British Governor of Singapore (December 1957-June 1959). He was appointed as the first Yang di-Pertuan Negara or Head of State on 3 June 1959 and served until 3 December 1959. Title devised by Library staff.
Source
Taken from book Singapore Constitution Exposition, Jan.-Feb., 1959 : souvenir number, page 37