Asylum Patients.

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Ex-Service Men. – in the House of Commons on 30th March 1922.

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The numbers of ex-service men classified as "service" patients by the authority of of the Ministry of Pensions in county and borough mental hospitals in England and Wales were as follows:

On 1st January, 19214,673
On 1st January, 19224,991*
* Latest information available.
No information is available as to the numbers on the 1st October last. In addition a small number of ex-service men are detained whose classification as "service" patients the Ministry of Pensions have declined to authorise.