HC Deb 06 May 1943 vol 389 cc278-9
12. Mr. Palmer

asked the Minister of Labour whether he will consider making arrangements whereby suitable men who fail to pass the medical examination for military service are considered for direction into the Home Guard?

Mr. Bevin

Yes, Sir, this matter is receiving consideration.

Mr. Palmer

Can the right lion. Gentleman say when he will be able to make an announcement?

Mr. Bevin

I cannot say offhand.