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The Durbar Honours.
The following are the principal honours announced at the Durbar :-
Personal salutes :-
To Major-General His Highness the MAHARAJAH of GWALIOR, G.C.S.I., G.C.V.O., Aide-de-Camp, 21 guns.
To Major-General His Excellency MAHARAJAH SIR CHANDRA SHAM SHER JANG BAHADUR RANA, G.C.B., G.C.S.I., Prime Minister, Marshal of Nepal, 19 guns.
To RAJA RANJIT SHINGH, Chief of the Barwani State,II guns.
To SULTAN GHALIB BIN AWADTH AL-KAYTI, Sultan of Shehr and Mokalla, II guns.
To SHANKAR RAV CHIMNAJI, PANT SACHIV of Bhor, II guns.
To MAHARAJADHIRAJA KOMAL DEO, Chief of the Kanker State,9 guns.
The decoration of the Imperial Order of the Crown of India on :-
MARGARET ETRENNE HANNAH,MARCHIONESS OF CREWE.
Her Highness NAWAB SULTAN JEHAN BEGUM, G.C.S.I., G.C.I.E., Ruler of Bhopal.
Her Highness MAHARANI SHRI NUNDKANVARBA, wife of His Highness the Maharaja of Bhavnagar.
The dignity of a Baronet upon the Hon'ble Sir SASSOON JACOB DAVID,KT.
ORDER OF THE STAR OF INDIA.
To be Knights Grand Commanders.-
His Excellency Sir GEORGE SYDENHAM CLARKE, G.C.M.G., G.C.I.E., Governor of Bombay.
His Excellency The Hon'ble Sir ARTHUR LAWLEY, G.C.I.E., K.C.M.G.,Ex-Governor of Madras.
Sir JOHN PRESCOTT HEWETT, KC.S.I., C.I.E., Indian Civil Service, President of the Coronation Durbar Committee.
Colonel His Highness MAHARAJA RAJ RAJESHWAR SIROMIANI SRI SIR GUNGA SINGH BAHADUR,G.C.I.E., K.C.S.I., A.-D.-C., of Bikaner.
Major His Highness MAHARAO SIR UMED SINGH BAHADUR, G.C.I.E., K.C.S.I., of Kotah.
His Excellency General Sir MOORE CREACH, V.G., G.C.B., Commander-in-Chief of His Majesty's Forces in India.
His Highness FARZAND-I-DILBAND RASIKH-UL-ITIKAD DAULAT-I-INGLISHIA RAJA-I-RAJAGAN RAJA SIR JAGATJIT SINGH BAHADUR, K.C.S.I., of Kapurthala.
His Highness ASAFJAH MUZAFFAR-UL-MAMALIK NIZAM-UL-MULK NIZAM-UD-DAULA NAWAB MIR USMAN ALI KHAN BAHADUR FATEH JANG, of Hyderabad.
His Highness AGA SIR SULTAN MUHAMMAD SHAH, AGA KHAN, G.C.I.E., of Bombay.
To be Knights Commanders.
LESLIE ALEXANDER SELIM PORTER, Esquire, C.S.I., Indian Civil Service, Acting Lieutenant-Governor of the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh.
JOHN LEWIS JENKINS, Esquire, C.S.I., Indian Civil Service, an Ordinary Member of the Council of the Viceroy and Governor-General.

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