asked the Secretary of State for Defence what is the total number of persons serving in and associated with Her Majesty's Forces, including members of Service men's families, currently in West Germany.
The information for those currently serving in the Federal Republic of Germany, including the Western Sector of Berlin, is as follows:
|Members of Her Majesty's Forces||62,490|
|Civilians working with Her Majesty's Forces, including both United Kingdom based and locally engaged||30,658|
|Dependants of Her Majesty's Forces||81,775|
|Dependants of United Kingdom based civilians, as at 1st January 1974||2,108|