§ Colonel Lord HENRY CAVENDISH-BENTINCK
asked the hon. Member for Sheffield (Central Division) whether relatives of civilian prisoners in Germany are forbidden to send them sleeping suits, blankets, and tooth paste; and, if so, what is the reason for withholding from the prisoners these articles?
Mr. J. HOPE
The Army Council has found it necessary for military reasons to foribd the dispatch of blankets to1358W British prisoners of war in Germany. Tooth paste is allowed to be sent if not packed in sealed receptacles.