HC Deb 22 July 1910 vol 19 c1722W

asked what is the present strength of the brigades of Special Reserve Royal Field Artillery; whether the quality of recruits for drivers is satisfactory; and what is the strength of each brigade in artificers?


The strength of the non-commissioned officers and men of the Special Reserve attached to the Training Brigades on 1st July was as follows:—

Eastern Command 1,128
Irish Command 1,823
Northern Command 1,120
Scottish Command 1,105
Southern Command 575
Western Command 1,075
Total 6,826

The quality of recruits for drivers is satisfactory. As regards artificers no details as, required are available at the War Office.