§ Major COHEN
asked the Minister of Pensions the number of officials and subordinate staff engaged upon the administration of pensions of pre-War pensioners of the fighting forces, and widows and dependants; and the total cost annually of the work involved as apart from the annual cost of the pensions?
§ Major TRYON
There are 19 officers who devote the whole of their time and226W a number of officers who give only a part (and mostly a small part) of their time to the work in question. The estimated total cost annually of this staff is £4,200.