14th government of Turkey

The 14th government of Turkey (9 March 1943 – 7 August 1946) was a government in the history of Turkey. It is also called second Saracoğlu government.

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Şükrü Saracoğlu

Background

The government was formed after the general elections held on 28 February 1943.[1] Şükrü Saracoğlu of Republican People’s Party (CHP), who was also the prime minister of the previous government, was appointed as the prime minister.

The government

In the list below, the cabinet members who served only a part of the cabinet's lifespan are shown in the column "Notes".

Title[2][3] Name Notes
Prime Minister Şükrü Saracoğlu
Ministry of Justice Ali Rıza Türel
Mümtaz Ökmen
9 March 1943 – 6 April 1946
6 April 1946 – 7 August 1946
Ministry of National Defense Ali Rıza Artunkal
Ministry of the Interior Recep Peker
Hilmi Uran
9 March 1943 – 20 May 1943
20 May 1943 – 7 August 1946
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Numan Menemencioğlu
Hasan Saka
9 March 1943 – 16 June 1944
13 September 1944 – 7 August 1946
Ministry of Finance Fuat Ağralı
Nurullah Esat Sümer
9 March 1943 – 13 September 1944
13 September 1944 – 7 August 1946
Ministry of National Education Hasan Âli Yücel
Ministry of Public Works Sırrı Day
Ministry of Health and Social Security Hulusi Alataş
Sadi Konuk
9 March 1943 – 18 January 1945
18 January 1945 – 7 August 1946
Ministry of Customs and Monopolies Suat Hayri Ürgüplü
Tahsin Coşkun
9 March 1943 – 13 February 1946
19 February 1946 – 7 August 1946
Ministry of Transport Ali Fuat Cebesoy
Ministry of Economy Fuat Sirmen
Ministry of Commerce Calal Sait Siren
Raif Karadeniz
9 March 1943 – 31 May 1945
31 May 1945 – 7 August 1946
Ministry of Agriculture Raşit Şevket Hatiboğlu
Ministry of Labour Sadi Irmak

Aftermath

The government ended after the general elections held on 21 July 1946.[1] Although his party won the elections, Saracoğlu retired from active politics due to health problems.

References

  1. ^ a b Türkiye'nin 75 yılı, Tempo Yayınları, İstanbul, 1998 p.92
  2. ^ Official page of prime minister Archived 15 May 2013 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Official page of the parliament
Preceded by
13th government of Turkey
(Şükrü Saracoğlu)
14th Government of Turkey
9.March 1943 - 7 August 1946
Succeeded by
15th government of Turkey
(Recep Peker)

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