Forces, Korea (Miners, Release)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Defence – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 9th April 1952.

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Photo of Mr George Sylvester Mr George Sylvester , Pontefract 12:00 am, 9th April 1952

asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Defence whether, in view of the increasing need for more miners, he will consider releasing from Her Majesty's Forces all miners with underground experience who were serving in Korea and the Far East last summer, and were not then allowed to apply for release, but are now repatriated.