1947 Saga gubernatorial election

A gubernatorial election was held on 5 April 1947 to elect the Governor of Saga Prefecture. Former governor Gen'ichi Okimori defeated six other candidates to become the prefecture's first democratically elected governor.

1947 Saga gubernatorial election

5 April 1947 1951 →
 
Nominee Gen'ichi Okimori Ryūzaburō Taku Junji Yanai
Party Independent Independent Independent
Popular vote 175,095 51,293 48,590

 
Nominee Morio Tozawa Hironobu Honjō Takuta Ikeda
Party Independent Independent Independent
Popular vote 45,276 23,322 11,794

 
Nominee Haruo Shinohara
Party Independent
Popular vote 4,848

Governor before election

Kuniharu Kanayama
Independent

Elected Governor

Gen'ichi Okimori
Independent

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

1947 Saga gubernationl election [4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Gen'ichi Okimori 175,095
Independent Ryūzaburō Taku 51,293
Independent Junji Yanai 48,590
Independent Morio Tozawa 45,276
Socialist Hironobu Honjō 23,322
Independent Takuta Ikeda 11,794
Independent Haruo Shinohara 4,848

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Saga Gubernational Election Results[permanent dead link]
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  4. ^ "佐賀県知事選挙 - 1947年04月05日投票 | 佐賀県 | 選挙ドットコム". go2senkyo.com. Retrieved 14 September 2019.