§ The following Questions which appeared on the Order Paper were postponed:
§ 78. Mr. JOHN GUEST
To ask the Secretary of State for War whether the private soldier will be expected to maintain the proposed coloured uniform; and, if so, what will be the average cost to him per annum.
§ 80. Sir OWEN THOMAS
To ask the Secretary of State for War if he will state what cleaning materials are necessary to maintain the pre-War uniforms in proper condition; what is the cost of these materials; and by whom is the cost to be defrayed.
§ The SECRETARY of STATE for WAR (Mr. Churchill)
I am much obliged to the hon. Members for postponing these questions, as I would like to give a more extended answer.