§ 1. Mr. BRIANT
asked the Secretary of State for War what are the names of the members of the Council of the United Services Fund; what, if any, payment is made for their services; and if the Council meets daily?
§ The SECRETARY of STATE for WAR (Sir Laming Worthington-Evans)
I am informed that the names of the members 182 of the Council of Management of the United Services Fund are as follow:
None of them receives any remuneration as members of the Council, but four are whole-time employés of the Fund, and, as such, are paid for their services.
- Field-Marshal Earl Haig, K.T., G.C.B., O.M., G.C.V.O., K.C.I.E. (Chairman).
- Major-General Lord Loch, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., M.V.O. (Vice-Chairman).
- Captain W. R. Briggs.
- Mr. H. E. Giles.
- Mr. R. C. Grace.
- Captain J. H. Hay.
- Mr. W. C. Lees.
- Mr. T. F. Lister.
- Mr. E. Peace.
- Major W. O Prichard.
- Mr. J. F. Ryan.
- Captain D. Simson.
- Mr. J. Whitehead.
It is not necessary for the Council to meet every day, but meetings are held, approximately, every six weeks.
The Council have appointed a General Purposes Committee consisting of six of its members. This Committee meets every week.