HC Deb 10 February 1943 vol 386 c1317
55. Mr. Viant

asked the Minister of Supply the number of the total staff employed by the Salvage and Recovery Department; and how many appointments have been made during the past 12 months?

Sir A. Duncan

The number on the staff is now 124. In addition, there are 107 honorary district advisers, who give part-time service. During the past 12 months the staff has increased by 67.