Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment (Private Leslie Dillon).

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Naval and Military Pensions and Grants. – in the House of Commons on 30th March 1922.

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asked the Minister of Pensions whether he is aware that Private Leslie Dillon, No. 32,176, late of Labour Battalion, the Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment, now residing at 31, Trewent Street, Earlsfield, has been informed that his pension, of which he has been in receipt since demobilisation, will cease in May of this year; that while in service in Salonika he contracted malarial fever and neurasthenia; that on his return to England he was sent to the Neurological Hospital, Church Lane, Tooting, where he remained for 11 months; that he is unfit for employment because of his neurasthenia and debility; and will he take steps to have the case inquired into?