HC Deb 21 February 1871 vol 204 cc583-4

asked the Secretary of State for War, What is the estimated equivalent weekly wage of a private soldier in the Royal Horse Artillery, the Life and Horse Guards, the Cavalry of the Line, the Royal Engineers, the Foot Guards, and the Infantry, including provisions, clothing, &c.?


said, in reply, that a detailed statement in answer to his hon. Friend's Question was in preparation, and if he would be so good as to move for it it would be laid on the Table.