HC Deb 12 October 1916 vol 86 cc212-3W

asked the Secretary to the Admiralty if the question of promotion of warrant officers and engine-room artificers, Royal Naval Reserve, to the rank of engineer sub-lieutenant has yet been decided; and if he can make a statement thereon?


An Order in Council has now been obtained sanctioning the promotion of exceptionally deserving and qualified warrant engineers and engineroom artificers, Royal Naval Reserve, to the temporary rank of engineer sub-lieutenant, Royal Naval Reserve, and orders on the subject will shortly be promulgated to the fleet.