§ Colonel Clarke
asked the Secretary of State for Commonwealth Relations when E.C. 15503 W/S Capt. A. C. Buckingham, Frontier Force Regiment, who was released in April, 1947, may expect to receive the pay due to him for acting as Ship's Adjutant on m. v. "Georgic" in April, 1947.
§ Mr. P. Noel-Baker
I regret the delay in making this payment which was due to a misunderstanding, and I am obliged to the hon. and gallant Member for raising the matter. I am informed that the allowance due to Captain Bucking. ham for acting as ship's adjutant has now been paid.