§ 52. Mr. Collins
asked the Minister of Defence the numbers of Forces personnel in all three Services who lost their lives between VE-Day and V J-Day; and from VJ-Day to the nearest available date.
§ The following are the details:
|Deaths from all causes (officers and men)|
|V.E.-Day to V.J.-Day||V.J.-Day to 31/1/47|
|Royal Air Force||1,541||2,854|
|* Includes figures for period 1/8/45 to 14 / 8 / 45 which cannot without considerable difficulty be separated.|