Lloyd George ministry

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Liberal David Lloyd George formed a coalition government in the United Kingdom in December 1916, and was appointed Prime Minister of the United Kingdom by King George V. It replaced the earlier wartime coalition under H.wikipedia
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David Lloyd George

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Liberal David Lloyd George formed a coalition government in the United Kingdom in December 1916, and was appointed Prime Minister of the United Kingdom by King George V.
His most important role came as the highly energetic Prime Minister of the Wartime Coalition Government (1916–22), during and immediately after the First World War.

Liberal Party (UK)

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Those Liberals who continued to support Asquith served as the Official Opposition.
The government of Lloyd George was dominated by the Conservative Party, which finally deposed him in 1922.

Carlton Club

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After several scandals including allegations of the sale of honours, the Conservatives withdrew their support after a meeting at the Carlton Club in 1922, and Bonar Law formed a government.
The club is most famous for the Carlton Club meeting of 19 October 1922, in which backbench Conservative MPs decided to overthrow their leader Austen Chamberlain and withdraw from the David Lloyd George – led coalition government.

Robert Munro, 1st Baron Alness

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Robert Munro – Secretary for Scotland
He served as Secretary for Scotland between 1916 and 1922 in David Lloyd George's coalition government and as Lord Justice Clerk between 1922 and 1933.

H. A. L. Fisher

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Herbert Fisher – President of the Board of Education
He served as President of the Board of Education in David Lloyd George's 1916 to 1922 coalition government.

Secretary of State for Employment

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Sir Robert Horne – Minister of Labour

Andrew Weir, 1st Baron Inverforth

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Lord Inverforth – Minister of Munitions
In the First World War he served as a minister in the coalition government: he was Surveyor General of Supplies from 1917–1919, and Minister of Munitions from 1919–1921.

Charles McCurdy

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Charles Albert McCurdy (13 March 1870 – 10 November 1941) was a British Liberal Member of Parliament and minister in the Lloyd George Coalition Government.

Secretary of State for Scotland

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Robert Munro – Secretary for Scotland

Leader of the House of Commons

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Bonar Law – Chancellor of the Exchequer and Leader of the House of Commons

Home Secretary

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Edward Shortt – Secretary of State for the Home Department

George Barnes (British politician)

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May – August 1917 – In temporary absence of Arthur Henderson, George Barnes, Minister of Pensions acts as a member of the War Cabinet.
In 1918 the Labour Party decided to leave the Lloyd George Coalition but Barnes refused to resign.

Lord President of the Council

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Lord Curzon of Kedleston – Lord President of the Council and Leader of the House of Lords

Alfred Milner, 1st Viscount Milner

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Since Milner was the Briton who had the most experience in civil direction of a war, Lloyd George turned to him in December 1916 when he formed his national government.

Secretary of State for Education

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Herbert Fisher – President of the Board of Education

Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

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Arthur Balfour – Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs

Thomas Arthur Lewis

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Guest would go on to become Chief Whip in the Coalition government of David Lloyd George.

John Baird, 1st Viscount Stonehaven

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Baird was added to the Lloyd George ministry in 1916, and held various junior portfolios until 1922 when he was appointed Minister of Transport and First Commissioner of Works.

William Sutherland (Liberal politician)

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He also wrote a one shilling pamphlet in 1920 about the work of Coalition government of David Lloyd George, However the work was dismissed in the press as "no more than a child’s guide for Coalition candidates and other apologists of the government".

Lord Privy Seal

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January 1919 – Law becomes Lord Privy Seal, remaining Leader of the House of Commons, and is succeeded as Chancellor of the Exchequer by Chamberlain; both remaining in the War Cabinet. Smuts is succeeded by Sir Eric Geddes as Minister without Portfolio.

John Pratt (Liberal politician)

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He served in the coalition government of David Lloyd George as a Junior Lord of the Treasury from 1916 to 1919 and as Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Health for Scotland from 1919 to 1922.

Secretary of State for India

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Edwin Samuel Montagu – Secretary of State for India