HC Deb 18 January 1940 vol 356 c243W
Mr. Parker

asked the Secretary of State for War what is the authorised strength of the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service and its distribution: and what are the names of the women holding positions as officers?

Mr. Stanley

The authorised establishment of the Auxiliary Territorial Service is 40,000. The personnel are serving in military establishments in the United Kingdom. There are some 800 officers.