Oral Answers to Questions — British Army.

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  • Boy Bandsmen (Pay). (4 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War whether there has been any increase of pay provided for boy bandsmen or boys attached to bands; and, if so, what amount is held over as post-war credits?

  • Gunner J. Cordery, Royal Artillery. (8 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War whether he has completed his inquiries into the case of Gunner J. Cordery, No. 1123700, of the Royal Artillery, who, on producing a civilian medical...

  • Home Guard. (4 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War whether it is intended to give colonels of the Home Guard any entertaining allowance?

  • Chelsea Hospital Pensioners. (2 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War whether he is aware that since the introduction of supplementary pensions, campaign pensioners from Chelsea Hospital are worse off financially than if...

  • Lieut.-General Sir Alan Cunningham. (2 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War what is the present position of General Sir Alan Cunningham; and when his medical advisers anticipate that this distinguished soldier will be able to...

  • Court-Martial, Maryhill Barracks. (2 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War, the result of the inquiry into the conduct of a sergeant of the military police at Maryhill Barracks alleged to have ill-treated and robbed men...

  • Special Branch, Military Police (Transfers). (7 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War the reasons for the transfer of officers of the special branch, military police, responsible for the arrest of Larmour, the Army contractor; and will he...

  • Detention Barracks. (6 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War whether any inquiry has been made into conditions at detention barracks; and whether any improvements are to be carried out in the near future?

  • Administrative Duty Officers. (2 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War whether any review of officers engaged in administrative duties at the War Office, commands and areas is to be undertaken with a view to releasing fit...

  • Royal Army Pay Corps, Leicester (Fire-Watching). (4 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War how many hours per month fire-watching duties are undertaken by members of the Royal Army Pay Corps at Leicester; and whether, in view of the low...

  • Commandos. (2 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War whether he can state his policy in respect to the Commandos; and whether he intends to keep this formation in its present state of organisation or to...

  • Missing Personnel. (2 speeches)

    forasked the Under-Secretary of State for War the number of individuals employed by the British Red Cross Society in hospitals overseas in making inquiries with regard to missing soldiers?

  • Officers (Efficiency Inquiry). (11 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War why the proposed review of the military efficiency and alertness of officers over 45 years of age is not to be carried above the rank of lieutenant-colonel?

  • Steamship "dunera" (Inquiry). (2 speeches)

    asked the Under-Secretary of State for War whether he is aware that the "Dunera" Memorandum submitted to the High Commissioner for the United Kingdom at Canberra consisted of a letter from the...

  • Army Bandsmen (Public Performances). (2 speeches)

    Mr. J. J. Davidson: asked the Under-Secretary of State for War (1) whether he is aware that when the band leader Geraldo appeared recently at the Empire Theatre, Glasgow, he had eight guardsmen...