Oral Answers to Questions — Royal Air Force. – in the House of Commons on 31st July 1935.

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Photo of Mr George Griffiths Mr George Griffiths , Hemsworth


asked the Secretary of State for Air the number of applications for enlistment in the Royal Air Force during the past six months, and the number accepted?

Photo of Mr Philip Lloyd-Greame Mr Philip Lloyd-Greame , Hendon

During the six months ending 24th July, 27,938 definite applications for enlistment were received and of these, 3,614 have been accepted.

Photo of Mr Wilfred Paling Mr Wilfred Paling , Wentworth

Can the right hon. Gentleman say how many were refused on grounds of physical fitness?