§ Sir H. CAYZER
asked the Under-Secretary of State for Air how many short-service Royal -Air Force officers have been retired during the past 12 months; and how many of these have obtained employment directly through the Air Force Officers' Employment Association?
§ Sir P. SASSOON
During the year ended 30th September last, 153 short-service or medium-service officers left the active list of the Royal Air Force; in the same period 88 such officers secured employment through the Air Force Officers' Employment Association. It should be added that not all the officers leaving the Service register with the association, while some of those who-do register find employment independently.