§ 59. Mr. Chater
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer to state, in sterling, the known or estimated total of debt owed by the United Kingdom to the United States of America.
§ Sir S. Cripps
Apart from indebtedness arising out of the 1914–18 war, the total due by His Majesty's Government was £1,059 millions on 31st December, 1947.