HC Deb 09 November 1943 vol 393 c1091
81. Mr. G. Strauss

asked the Secretary of State for War whether, prior to the fall of Mussolini, any widespread desire was expressed by Italian prisoners in this country to form an Italian legion to fight against Fascism and, if so, what action was taken in response to such a request?

Sir J. Grigg

No, Sir.