Award of the OBE to Encik Mohamed Hashim Jeragan Abdul Shukor, 1948

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Source: SUPPLEMENT TO THE LONDON GAZETTE. I JANUARY, 1949 Gazette Issue 38493 published on the 31 December 1948. Page 23.

In 1899, Almarhum Sultan Idris I had appointed Encik Jeragan Abdul Shukor bin Mohamed Ali as the first holder of the title Orang Kaya-Kaya Setia Bijaya Di-Raja in place of the defunct Orang Kaya-Kaya Seri Agar Di-Raja Putra. His son, Mohamed Hashim was also made OKK Setia Bijya Di-Raja (1939-1973) and was later awarded an OBE by KingGeorge VI.

Footnote: Mohamed Hashim Jeragan Abdul Shukor is the grandfather of Wan Abdul Shukor, a previous editor at SembangKuala.

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