HC Deb 06 March 1940 vol 358 c406W
Lieut.-Colonel Macnamara

asked the Secretary of State for Air whether he is aware that the house of Mr. E. F. Gilson, Doone, Chelmsford Road, Essex, was damaged by a barrage-balloon on 25th November, 1939; that Mr. Gilson wrote to the Air Ministry on the subject on 1st December, 1939; that he received an acknowledgment, Reference F.3.9., but since then he has received no compensation; and whether he will expedite the payment due to Mr. Gilson for the repairs to his house?

Sir K. Wood

The repairs to this house have been completed and authority has been given for the payment of the bill.