asked the Secretary of State for War the total number of privates and non-commissioned officers in the Army promoted to commissioned rank for the years ended September, 1936 and 1937, respectively?
§ Sir V. Warrender
The figures are:
Year ended 30th September, 1936—promotions to Quartermaster 90, others 33, total 123.
Year ended 30th September, 1937—promotions to Quartermaster 122, others 32, total 154.