HC Deb 20 December 1916 vol 88 c1431
52. Mr. WATT

asked the Financial Secretary to the War Office why, when volunteers for nursing orderlies for hospital work are called for abroad, men from the Regular Army are always preferred to men from the Territorial Force?


There is no question of men volunteeing for service abroad. When the forces overseas demand men, men of the Regular Army are sent to units of the Regular Army, and of the Territorial Force to units of that force.

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