§ Colonel WEIGALL
asked the Financial Secretary to the War Office if he will state the total amount of write-offs against the public for the period from 1st January, 1480W 1916, to 31st December, 1916, which have passed through the several branches of the local auditors' accounts for each of the following commands: Scottish Command, Western Command, Eastern Command, Southern Command, Northern Command, Aldershot Command, Irish Command, and London District Command.
§ Mr. FORSTER
I regret that it is not possible to give this information without special research, but if my hon. Friend has any specific point which merits inquiry perhaps he will communicate with me.