Oral Answers to Questions — Germany (Allied Bombing Policy)

– in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 7th February 1945.

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Photo of Mr Reginald Purbrick Mr Reginald Purbrick , Liverpool, Walton 12:00 am, 7th February 1945

asked the Prime Minister when shall we bomb the German cities of Chemnitz, Dresden, Dessau, Freiburg, Wurzburg, etc., which so far have had little or no experience in this connection.

Photo of Mr Clement Attlee Mr Clement Attlee , Stepney Limehouse

It would not be possible for me to make any statement in regard to future operations.

Photo of Mr Reginald Purbrick Mr Reginald Purbrick , Liverpool, Walton

In view of the stereotyped replies that we get to questions of this sort, and the fact that anything of this nature, of course, would not affect the question of security, would it be possible for the Government to give us the names in the OFFICIAL REPORT of the committee which settles all these targets?

Photo of Mr Robert Morrison Mr Robert Morrison , Tottenham North

Could not the Government arrange for the hon. Member to go over and drop some himself?