§ Mr. Parker
asked the Secretary of State for War the number of commissions in the Army granted in each of the last three years to university candidates; and the percentage these numbers formed of the total number of commissions?811W
Following is the answer:
Number of commissions granted to University Candidates during the last three years. Total number of commissions granted and percentage. Year. University Candidates. Total number of Commissions Granted.* Percentage. 1934 … 99 559 17.71 1935 … 100 684 14.62 1936 … 110 707 15.56 * Does not include Quarter-Masters promoted from the ranks.