§ Mr. Stokes
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs what is the total number of persons employed in the Control Commission for Germany British section including persons employed by T-Force, North German Coal Control, North German Timber Control and Ministry of Supply Disposals Group; and whether he will also give separate figures for each of these last four groups.
§ Mr. Mayhew
Nineteen thousand and forty British personnel were employed by the Control Commission for Germany (British Element) on 29th November, 1947. Of these, 1,228 were employed in T-Force, 109 in the United Kingdom-United States Control Group (formerly North German Coal Control), 307 in North German Timber Control and 156 act as disposal agents for the Ministry of Supply.