Royal Fusiliers (J. Lindsay).

Oral Answers to Questions — Naval and Military Pensions and Grants. – in the House of Commons on 25th July 1922.

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Photo of Mr George Edwards Mr George Edwards , Norfolk Southern


asked the Minister of Pensions if he will make inquiries into the case of Mr. James Lindsay, of Shropham, Norfolk, whose pension was stopped on the death of his son. Private Albert Edward Lindsay, No. 3279, Royal Fusiliers, he being in the battle of the Somme, 1916; and, seeing that this man is 74 years of age, has only his old age pension, and is only able to do very little work through suffering from a chronic disease, will he take steps to have the pension restored?

Photo of Mr George Tryon Mr George Tryon , Brighton

I am glad to inform my hon. Friend that it has been found possible to make a further award of pension to Mr. Lindsay.