asked the Under-Secretary of State for War if he will state the total number of officers required to complete the peace establishment of the Regular Army, exclusive of India, and give the numbers separately for the Cavalry, Royal Horse and Field Artillery, Royal Garrison Artillery, Royal Engineers, Army Service Corps, Royal Army Medical Corps, and Army Veterinary Corps?
§ Colonel SEELY
The following vacancies now exist:—
Cavalry 27 Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery Nil Royal Garrison Artillery 7 Royal Engineers 10 Infantry 46 Army Service Corps Nil Royal Army Medical Corps 8 Army Veterinary Corps Nil
As regards the Infantry, thirty-five cadets will shortly be gazetted.