Otto B. Halvorsen's First Government

21 June 1920 - 22 June 1921

Conservative Party (C) and Liberal Left Party (LL)

 

                                                                      Number of government members:
                                                                      21.06.1920                           10 
                                                                      22.06.1921                           10

 

Prime Minister
Halvorsen, Otto Bahr, barrister. Prime Minister and Chief of the Ministry of Justice. (C)


Minister of Foreign Affairs
Michelet, Christian Fredrik, barrister. Minister of Foreign Affairs. (C)


Councillors of State
Bull, Edvard Hagerup, former councillor of state. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Finance. (C)

Jahren, Gunder Anton Johannesen, director. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Agriculture. (C)

Jensen, Nils Riddervold, secondary school teacher. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Church and Education. (C)

Wefring, Karl Wilhelm, chief physician. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Defence. (LL)

Klingenberg, Odd Sverressøn, barrister. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Social Affairs. (C)

Holmboe, Johan Henrik Rye, consul. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Provisioning. (LL)

Middelthon, Cornelius, consul. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Labour. (C)

Bruun, Gerdt Henrik Meyer, factory owner. Councillor of State, Chief of the Ministry of Trade. (C)


Change of ministers in Halvorsens First Government 1920-1921:

Date Ministry Out of ministry Into ministry
None None


State Secretary
Hesselberg, Nils Otto, State Secretary. Resigned 1 October 1920.

Fürst, Hans Severin, supreme court judge. State Secretary 1 October 1920.

On 18 June 1921 Mr. Halvorsen's (first) Government handed in its resignation. Permission to resign was granted on 21 June, effective from 22 June. On the same day Mr. Blehr's Second Government was appointed.

 

Last updated: 11.04.2011