§ MR. AUSTEN CHAMBERLAIN (Worcestershire, E.)
To ask the Secretary to the Admiralty how many destroyers were in Home waters on the 1st June; 1401 and how many of these would have been actually ready for sea at twenty-four hours notice on that date.
(Answered by Mr. Edmund Robertson.) I must refer the right hon. Gentleman to my reply of yesterday to the hon. Member for the Andover Division of Hants. †