HC Deb 17 February 1920 vol 125 c689
35. Mr. SWAN

asked the Secretary of State for War, what is the present strength of the Army of the Black Sea: and how the force is distributed?


The present strength of the British Army of the Black "Sea is as follows:—

British 10,798
Indian 13,000
Labourers, Muleteers and Followers 8,401

The bulk of this force is in the vicinity of Constantinople but detachments are stationed at Salonika, the Dardanelles and Batoum and on the Anatolian Railway.