HC Deb 11 December 1912 vol 45 c454

asked upon what date was the last promotion, respectively, of subalterns to captain and of captain to major in the Royal Artillery made; and how many vacancies are there in each rank at the present time?

Colonel SEELY

The dates of the last, promotions are as follows: Royal Horse and Field Artillery, 26th August, 1912; Royal Garrison Artillery, lieutenant to captain, 28th September, 1912; Captain to major, 25th November, 1912. There are no existing vacancies except amongst the captains of the Garrison Artillery where there are ten vacancies. The majority of these will be filled by absorption of captains from the seconded list and the remainder will shortly be filled by promotion.