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Salerno Incident, 1943

Volume 174: debated on Tuesday 12 June 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many representations he has received in the last 12 months concerning the incident at Salerno on 20 September 1943 which resulted in the court martial of 91 soldiers of the 51 Highland Division and 50 Northumbrian Division; and if he proposes to take the steps necessary to obtain a free pardon for them.

My noble Friend the Under-Secretary of State for the Armed Forces will write to the hon. and learned Member.