Personnel (Leave Petrol).

Oral Answers to Questions — Royal Air Force. – in the House of Commons on 5th August 1942.

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Photo of Mr John Dugdale Mr John Dugdale , West Bromwich

asked the Secretary of State for Air how many petrol coupons were issued to Royal Air Force personnel proceeding on leave during the last 12 months?

Photo of Mr Harold Balfour Mr Harold Balfour , Isle of Thanet

I regret that the informations asked for by the hon. Member is not readily available and could not be obtained without a disproportionate expenditure of time and labour.

Photo of Mr John Dugdale Mr John Dugdale , West Bromwich

Can my right hon. and gallant Friend state how it is that Air Force personnel have this facility of obtaining petrol coupons, a facility which is denied to Army personnel?

Photo of Mr Harold Balfour Mr Harold Balfour , Isle of Thanet

I think that Question had better be put to my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for War.