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Ministry Of Defence (Chaplains' Pay)

Volume 531: debated on Thursday 29 July 1954

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asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Defence why no announcement has yet been made on increases in pay for chaplains in view of promises previously made that an announcement would be made soon after Whitsun.

asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Defence if

All three ServicesPresent rateNew rate
After 4 years326366
After 6 years350390
After 8 years376426
After 10 years400450
After 12 years426476
After 14 years450500
After 16 years476526
Navy and R.A.F.ArmyPresent RateNew Rate
After 18 yearsChaplain 2nd Class526576
After 20 yearsChaplain after 2 years550610
After 22 yearsChaplain after 4 years576636
After 24 yearsChaplain 1st Class600660
After 26 yearsChaplain after 2 years626686
Chaplain 1st Class after 4 years650710
Principal Chaplain (R.A.F. only)Deputy Chaplain General676736
Chaplain of the Fleet; Chaplain-in-Chief (R.A.F.).Chaplain General776846