Charles Welter

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Charles Welter
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Member of the House of Representatives
In office
July 27, 1948 – June 5, 1963
Parliamentary leaderCatholic National Party
House of Representatives
In office
July 27, 1948 – May 28, 1956
Preceded by First
Succeeded by None
Member of the Senate
In office
November 20, 1945 – July 24, 1946
Minister of Colonial Affairs
In office
August 10, 1939 – November 11, 1941
Prime Minister Dirk Jan de Geer
(1939-1940)
Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy
(1940-1941)
Preceded by Cornelis van den Bussche
Succeeded by Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy
Minister of Finance
In office
September 3, 1940 – July 27, 1941
Prime Minister Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy
Preceded by Dirk Jan de Geer
Succeeded by Max Steenberghe
Minister of Colonial Affairs
In office
June 24, 1937 – July 25, 1939
Prime Minister Hendrikus Colijn
Preceded by Hendrikus Colijn
Succeeded by Cornelis van den Bussche
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
June 8, 1937 – June 27, 1937
Minister of Colonial Affairs
In office
September 26, 1925 – March 7, 1926
Prime Minister Hendrikus Colijn
Preceded by Hendrikus Colijn
Succeeded by Jacob Christiaan Koningsberger
Personal details
Born Charles Joseph Ignace Marie Welter
(1880-04-06)April 6, 1880
The Hague, Netherlands
Died March 28, 1972(1972-03-28) (aged 91)
The Hague, Netherlands
Nationality Dutch
Political party Roman-Catholic State Party (1900-1945)
Catholic People's Party (1945-1947)
Catholic National Party (1948-1955)
Catholic People's Party (from 1956)
Spouse(s) Geertruida Burger
Occupation Politician
Civil servant
Corporate director
Religion Roman Catholic

Charles Joseph Ignace Marie Welter (April 6, 1880 – March 28, 1972) was a Dutch politician of the Roman-Catholic State Party (RKSP) until the party became the Catholic People's Party (KVP) later his own formed Catholic National Party (KNP) and again the Catholic People's Party (KVP).[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ (Dutch) Ch.J.I.M. Welter Geheugenvannederland.nl

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Party political offices
Preceded by
None
Party leader
Catholic National Party

1948-1956
Succeeded by
None
Preceded by
None
Party Chairman
Catholic National Party

1948-1956
Succeeded by
None
Preceded by
None
Parliamentary leader - Catholic National Party
House of Representatives

1948-1956
Succeeded by
None
Government offices
Preceded by
Hendrikus Colijn
Minister of Colonial Affairs
1925-1926
Succeeded by
Jacob Christiaan Koningsberger
Preceded by
Hendrikus Colijn
Minister of Colonial Affairs
1937-1939
Succeeded by
Cornelis van den Bussche
Preceded by
Dirk Jan de Geer
Minister of Finance
1940-1941
Succeeded by
Max Steenberghe
Preceded by
Cornelis van den Bussche
Minister of Colonial Affairs
1939-1941
Succeeded by
Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy