Republic of Indonesia: Heads of State: 1945-1950

Presiden Republik Indonesia
18 Aug 1945 - 17 Aug 1950 Sukarno (Soekarno) [1][2][3]

[1] Original name: Kusno Sosrodihardjo; often referred to - almost certainly in error - as Ahmed Sukarno; byname (also used in official context): Bung Karno.
[2] Arrested and exiled by colonial authorities (19 Dec 1948 - 6 Jul 1949); the functions of office are delegated to Ketua Pemerintah Darurat Republik Indonesia Syafruddin Prawiranegara (Sjafruddin Prawiranegara) (in office 22 Dec 1948 - 13 Jul 1949), originally based in Halaban, West Sumatra.
[3] After his taking the office of Presiden Republik Indonesia Serikat in the United States of Indonesia, the functions are delegated to Pemangku Jabatan Presiden Republik Indonesia Assaat Datuk Mudo (in office 27 Dec 1949 - 17 Aug 1950).
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