Mr. WEST RUSSELL
asked the First Lord of the Admiralty the average number of men borne in the British, American, and Japanese fleets, and the total tonnage of these fleets in 1914 and 1929, respectively?
The following are the approximate figures for personnel:
— 1914. 1929. United States of America 67,258 114,500 Japan 50,645 85,000 Great Britain (not including the Dominions). 146,047 98,023 Dominions (approximate numbers). 5,000 8,000
The following are the total tonnages of completed warships in the classes named: