Page Ministry

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The Page Ministry was the twenty-fifth Australian Commonwealth ministry, and ran from 7 April 1939 to 26 April 1939.[1]

United Australia PartyAustralian Country Party Coalition

  • Rt Hon Sir Earle Page, GCMG MP: Prime Minister, Minister for Commerce (CP)
  • Rt Hon Billy Hughes, KC MP: Minister for External Affairs, Attorney-General, Minister for Industry (UAP)
  • Hon Richard Casey, MP: Treasurer (UAP)
  • Hon Harold Thorby, MP: Minister for Works, Minister for Civil Aviation (CP)
  • Hon John Perkins, MP: Minister for Trade and Customs (UAP)
  • Hon Geoffrey Street, MP: Minister for Defence (UAP)
  • Hon John McEwen, MP: Minister for the Interior (CP)
  • Senator Hon George McLeay: Vice-President of the Executive Council (UAP)
  • Senator Hon Hattil Foll: Minister for Health, Minister for Repatriation (UAP)
  • Hon Archie Cameron, MP: Postmaster-General (CP)
  • Senator Hon Allan MacDonald: Minister without portfolio (UAP)
  • Hon Victor Thompson, MP: Minister without portfolio (CP)
  • Hon Eric Harrison, MP: Minister without portfolio, administering external territories (UAP)


  1. ^ "Ministries and Cabinets". Parliamentary Handbook. Parliament of Australia. Retrieved 17 September 2010.