§ Sir C. YATE
asked the Secretary of State for India what provision was made for the wives of officers who were sent back to India from Mesopotamia last autumn?2033W
§ Sir A. WILLIAMSON
I have been asked to reply. The officers' wives have been accommodated and messed at Deolali under arrangements made by the Government of India. I am informed by the Commander-in-Chief that the cost of messing is about one-third the hotel charges.