The government was formed after the previous prime minister Refik Saydam died. Şükrü Saracoğlu of Republican People’s Party (CHP), who was a minister in Saydam’s cabinet, was appointed as the new prime minister.
In the list below, the cabinet members who served only a part of the cabinet's lifespan are shown in the column "Notes".
|Prime Minister||Şükrü Saracoğlu|
|Ministry of Justice||Sayfettin Menemencioğlu|
|Ministry of National Defense||Ali Rıza Artunkal|
|Ministry of the Interior||Ahmet Fikri Tüzer
|9 July 1942 – 16 August 1942|
17 August 1942 – 9 March 1943
|Ministry of Foreign Affairs||Numan Menemencioğlu|
|Ministry of Finance||Fuat Ağralı|
|Ministry of National Education||Hasan Ali Yücel|
|Ministry of Public Works||Ali Fuat Cebesoy|
|Ministry of Health and Social Security||Hulusi Alataş|
|Ministry of Customs and Monopolies||Raif Karadeniz|
|Ministry of Transport||Fahri Engin|
|Ministry of Economy||Sırrı Day|
31 July 1941 – 9 July 1942
|Ministry of Commerce||Behçet Uz|
|Ministry of Agriculture||Raşit Şevket Hatiboğlu|
The government ended because of the general elections held on 28 February 1943.