HC Deb 02 June 1919 vol 116 c1696W

asked the First Lord of the Admiralty how many naval writers have been demobilised within the last six weeks at each of the naval ports and how many civilians have been employed to do their duties at each of the ports?


The figures are as follows:

Writers demobilised during the last 6 weeks. Civilians entered to replace Writers (the majority still under training).
Portsmouth 100 107
Chatham 39 29
Devonport 97 26