HC Deb 10 May 1907 vol 174 c470

To ask the Secretary of State for War if he will consider the case of John Tracy, late of the 55th Regiment, who served in the British Army for over twenty years and took part in the Indian Mutiny, including the Relief of Lucknow, the Mussura Campaign of 1868, and who is now seventy years of age, and is living in poor circumstances near Arva, with a view to increasing his pension to 2s. per day during the remainder of his life.

(Answered by Mr. Secretary Haldane.) This man is in receipt of 1s. 3d. a day, which is the highest rate of pension for which he is eligible under the regulation which applies.