HC Deb 24 July 1914 vol 65 cc803-4W

asked the Secretary of State for War what was the average age, height, chest measurement, and weight of the cadets who have just been commissioned from the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, and the Royal Military College, Sandhurst?


The following table shows the average age, weight and measurement of the gentlemen cadets of the Royal Military Academy and Royal Military College who, provided they pass the examinations just concluded, will shortly be appointed to commissions:—

R. M. Academy.
Age. Height. Chest. Weight.
Yrs. Mths. Ft. Ins. Min. Max. Stones. Lbs.
20 2 5 9.9 33.5 37 10 12
R. M. College.
19 9 5 9.7 33.3 36.7 10 9.47