§ 11. Mr. MILLS
asked the Secretary of State for War how many non-commissioned officers and men of the old Regular Army were granted commissions during the War; and how many have subsequently resigned their commissions?
§ Mr. CHURCHILL
The number of permanent combatant commissions granted to Warrant Officers, non-commissioned officers, and men of the Regular Army during the War was 6,720, and of these 2,662 have retired or resigned.