Electrical Artificers

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Royal Navy – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 28 March 1945.

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Photo of Mr Robert Young Mr Robert Young , Newton 12:00, 28 March 1945

asked the First Lord of the Admiralty why journeymen electricians are not allowed to be engine- room artificers on the same conditions as apprentice fitters of 20 years of age; and why electrical wiremen are not allowed to enter the mechanical section of artificers while able seamen can become wiremen and qualify for a full electrician's card at the end of the war or on discharge.