HC Deb 10 June 1941 vol 372 cc54-5W
Mr. David Adams

asked the Secretary of State for War whether the work of the Mechanised Transport Corps is officially recognised; to what extent it consists of transporting elderly military men who might more usefully go by omnibus or train; and how are its members able to secure all the petrol they use in so doing?

Captain Margesson

The Mechanised Transport Corps is not officially recognised by the War Office and does not receive petrol from Army stocks. The question of the provision of petrol from civil stocks is a matter for my hon. Friend the Secretary for Petroleum.

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