Skip to main content

Detained Persons (Death)

Volume 977: debated on Monday 28 January 1980

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many persons have died in Army custody in Northern Ireland in each of the last 10 years; what were their names; when they died; what was defence expenditure was attributable to military manpower costs in the years 1950, 1960, 1970 and 1980, respectively.

The information requested is not available by calendar year; for the nearest financial years it is:

Per cent.
1950–5128
1960–6125
1970–7124
1979–8022
(Note: 1980–81 figures are not yet available)