HC Deb 07 July 1953 vol 517 c1023
1. Mr. Remnant

asked the Secretary of State for War to what extent Army units at home and overseas are entitled to fly the Union Jack between sunrise and sunset; and whether this national flag is an Ordnance issue.

The Secretary of State for War (Mr. Antony Head)

The Union Jack may be flown by any unit. It is provided at public expense for authorised flag stations.