HC Deb 27 February 1940 vol 357 c1872
22. Mr. Touche

asked the Minister of Shipping whether, in view of the national services rendered by seamen of the Mercantile Marine, he will be prepared to grant two free railway vouchers a year to merchant seamen when on leave?

Sir J. Gilmour

Representations on this subject have recently been received from the National Maritime Board and are now under consideration.