§ Mr. Hewlett
asked the Minister of Pensions the numbers of disability pensions 396W awarded for loss of limbs since September, 1939, to the latest available date; and the numbers of such pensions awarded to members of His Majesty's Forces and persons of civilian status.
§ Captain Sidney
The number of pensions awarded for loss or partial loss of limbs from the outbreak of war until the end of April last was 5,800 to ex-members of H.M. Forces and 1,300 to civilians.