Fourth Republic


From: 08/01/1953
To: 21/05/1953

Prime Minister René Mayer PRS
Vice-prime Minister Henri Queuille PRS
Minister of State Paul Coste-Floret MRP
Minister of State Édouard Bonnefous UDSR
Minister of Foreign Affairs Georges Bidault MRP
Minister of Interior Charles Brune PRS
Minister of Economic Affairs Robert Buron MRP
Minister of Finance Maurice Bourgès-Maunoury PRS
Minister of the Budget Jean Moreau CNIP
Minister of Justice Léon Martinaud-Déplat PRS
Minister of National Defence and Armed Forces René Pleven UDSR
Minister of Labour and Social Security Paul Bacon MRP
Minister of National Education André Marie PRS
Minister of Public Health and Populations André Boutemy CNIP
Minister of Agriculture Camille Laurens CNIP
Minister of Public Works, Transport and Tourism André Morice PRS
Minister of Industry and Energy Jean-Marie Louvel MRP
Minister of Trade Paul Ribeyre CNIP
Minister of Posts, Telegraphs and Telephones Roger Duchet CNIP
Minister of Reconstruction and Urbanism Pierre Courant CNIP
Minister of Relations with the Associate States Jean Letourneau MRP
Minister of French Overseas Louis Jacquinot CNIP
Minister of Veterans and War Victims Henry Bergasse ARS

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