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Volume 499: debated on Friday 25 April 1952

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asked the Secretary of State for War if he is aware that 22491889 Private B. Miles, Welch Regiment, D.A.H.P.F.; now in Korea, was sent there in December, after being in the service six months, and is now in Seoul, in the front line 10 months after his enlistment; and whether this is in accordance with his regulations.

Yes. Under present rules a National Service man must be 19 years old and have six months' service before serving in Korea. This soldier fulfilled these requirements.