HC Deb 21 May 1946 vol 423 c183
67. Sir Robert Young

asked the Secretary of State for War what number of men were accepted and trained for naval service and who, as wireless telegraphists, etc., were transferred to Army service.

Mr. Bellenger

In 1944, 511 ordinary telegraphists R.N. were transferred to the Army. In 1945, 148 wireless operators and 15 naval coders were transferred. These men were accepted into equivalent trades in the Army.