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Minister of Supply in United Kingdom

Minister of Supply History

Government minister responsible for the Ministry of Supply, which was created in 1939 to co-ordinate the supply of equipment to the armed forces. After the Second World War it took on responsibility for atomic weapons, but the need was increasingly questioned and the ministry was abolished in 1959.

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The following commentary about Minister of Supply in the Churchill Era is produced by the Churchill College (Cambridge): Minister with responsibility for co-ordinating the supply of equipment to the armed forces; the position was created in 1939 and wound up in 1959.

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  • Article Name: Minister of Supply
  • Author: Asa Briggs
  • Description: Minister of Supply History Government minister responsible for the Ministry of Supply, which was created in 1939 to [...]

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