RAF Menwith Hill

Defence written question – answered on 31st March 2014.

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Photo of Fabian Hamilton Fabian Hamilton Labour, Leeds North East

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many (a) US service personnel, (b) US civilians and contractors, (c) RAF personnel, (d) UK army personnel, (e) UK navy personnel, (f) UK civilians, (g) US military chaplains, (h) UK military chaplains and (i) UK contractors’ personnel were employed at RAF Menwith Hill in the latest period for which figures are available.

Photo of Mark Francois Mark Francois The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence

The number of personnel at RAF Menwith Hill are given in the following table and are current as of 24 March 2014.

  Number
US Military 303
US Civilians and Contractors 748
Royal Air Force 3
Army 0
Royal Navy 6
UK Civilians 360
US Military Chaplains 2
UK Military Chaplains 0
UK Contractors 179

The number of police officers are not included in the figure for UK civilians, as the Department does not release the details of police officers at particular locations for security reasons.

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