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War Office And Command Staffs

Volume 437: debated on Tuesday 13 May 1947

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asked the Secretary of State for War the number of officers now employed in his Department and at the headquarters of each of the home commands; and how do those numbers compare with the numbers correspondingly employed in May, 1939.

DetailWar Office H.Q. StaffArmy Commands in the United Kingdom.
A.A.Eastern.Northern.Scottish.Alder-shot.Southern.Western.London District.Northern Ireland District.Total Commands in U.K.

H.Q. Staffs

Military A.T.S. and Nurses.
1. 30th June, 1939:
(i) Establishment37354452169833087317
(ii) Posted Strength351(a) 319
2. 31st March, 1947:
(i) Establishment1,7368110998971191049245745
(ii) Posted Strength1,72578106971021181009650747
(a) Analysis by Commands not available.
(b) This Command now forms part of Southern Command.