Cabinet of General Cavaignac
|Date formed||28 June 1848|
|Date dissolved||20 December 1848|
|People and organizations|
|Head of government||Louis-Eugène Cavaignac|
|Head of state||Louis-Eugène Cavaignac|
|Previous||Executive Commission of 1848|
|Successor||First cabinet of Odilon Barrot|
The cabinet of General Cavaignac was the government of France from 28 June 1848 to 20 December 1848. It replaced the Executive Commission of 1848 after the June Days Uprising of 23 June to 26 June 1848. General Louis-Eugène Cavaignac (1802-1857) was given executive power by the National Assembly and headed the government as President of the Council of Ministers. The government was replaced by the first cabinet of Odilon Barrot on 20 December 1848 after Louis Napoleon had been elected as President.
The ministers were:
|President of the Council||28 June 1848||20 December 1848||General Louis-Eugène Cavaignac|
|War||28 June 1848||20 December 1848||General Christophe Léon Louis Juchault de Lamoricière|
|Finance||28 June 1848||25 October 1848||Michel Goudchaux|
|Finance||25 October 1848||20 December 1848||Ariste Jacques Trouvé-Chauvel|
|Justice||28 June 1848||17 July 1848||Eugène Bethmont|
|Justice||17 July 1848||20 December 1848||Pierre Marie de Saint-Georges|
|Interior||28 June 1848||13 October 1848||Antoine Sénard|
|Interior||13 October 1848||20 December 1848||Jules Armand Dufaure|
|Agriculture and Commerce||28 June 1848||20 December 1848||Charles Gilbert Tourret|
|Public Works||28 June 1848||13 October 1848||Adrien Recurt|
|Public Works||13 October 1848||20 December 1848||Alexandre-François Vivien|
|Foreign Affairs||28 June 1848||29 June 1848||Jules Bastide|
|Foreign Affairs||29 June 1848||17 July 1848||Marie Alphonse Bedeau|
|Foreign Affairs||17 July 1848||20 December 1848||Jules Bastide|
|Navy and Colonies||29 June 1848||17 July 1848||Jules Bastide|
|Navy and Colonies||17 July 1848||20 December 1848||Raymond-Jean-Baptiste de Verninac Saint-Maur|
|Public Education and Religion||28 June 1848||5 July 1848||Hippolyte Carnot (dismissed)|
|Public Education and Religion||5 July 1848||13 October 1848||Achille Tenaille de Vaulabelle|
|Public Education and Religion||13 October 1848||1 December 1848||Alexandre Pierre Freslon|
|Public Education and Religion||1 December||20 December 1848||Pierre Marie de Saint-Georges (acting)|
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