Army Cadet Corps Officers (Fire-Watching)

Oral Answers to Questions — Civil Defence – in the House of Commons on 8th October 1942.

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Photo of Mr Alfred Denville Mr Alfred Denville , Newcastle upon Tyne Central

asked the Home Secretary when the King's Commission is granted to officers in the Army Cadet Force does he propose to exempt them from performing fire-watching duties at business premises, providing his commanding officer certifies he is devoting not less than 48 hours every four weeks to cadet duties?

Photo of Mr Herbert Morrison Mr Herbert Morrison , Hackney South

I recognise that there is force in this claim for exemption, and I am considering how best it can be met.