HC Deb 11 July 1905 vol 149 c256

To ask the Secretary of State for War if lie will state what numbers of long-term men are available for the Indian and foreign drafts this autumn; what is the present total strength; and when recruiting for the home-service Army on the three years term is to be introduced.

(Answered by Mr. Secretary Arnold-Forster.) The figures for the drafts for 1905–6 are as follows:—