Part of Oral Answers to Questions — British Army. – in the House of Commons on 15th June 1920.

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Photo of Sir Robert Thomas Sir Robert Thomas , Wrexham


asked the Secretary of State for War whether he is aware that, owing to the amount of labour involved in cleaning brightly coloured uniforms, the proposed reintroduction of pre-War clothing in the Army is extremely unpopular with private soldiers and is likely to prejudice recruiting; and will he reconsider the matter?