§ 29. Colonel Burton
asked the Home Secretary the number of enemy aliens who have been released from internment since 1st September, 1939?
§ Sir J. Anderson
The number is approximately 340. These include children of 16 and 17 who have been released to continue their school education, nuns who have been allowed to return to their convents, technicians wanted for special work of national importance, and some persons who have been released after close investigation of their cases by the Advisory Committee.