The table below gives the list of Governors of British Colonies whose territories were overrun by the Axis Powers. While Arthur Reginald Chater was safely placed the home front, Reginald Hugh Dorman-Smith ran the show from Simla, which is even safer than Calcutta and Delhi. Philip Euen Mitchell was not impacted because Fiji was out of path for any proposed Japanese Invasion and was mostly involved in civil administration.
|Shenton Thomas||Straits Settlements||15-Feb-42||15-Aug-45|
|Mark Aitchison Young||Hong Kong||25-Dec-41||15-Aug-45|
|Robert Smith||North Borneo||08-Jan-42||15-Aug-45|
|Arthur Reginald Chater||British Somaliland||Escaped before fall|
|Reginald Hugh Dorman-Smith||Burma||Escaped before fall|
|Philip Euen Mitchell||British Western Pacific Territories||Was in Fiji, not occupied by Japan|