HC Deb 25 July 1949 vol 467 cc96-7W
Mr. Willis

asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Admiralty the number of promotions to Chief Engine Room Artificer and Chief Mechanician, respectively, in the years 1946, 1947, 1948 and the latest convenient date in 1949; the numbers qualified by service and examination for such advancement but not yet promoted; and the numbers at present on the depot rosters for these ratings.

Advancements to Permanent Chief Engine Room Artificer Advancements to Permanent Chief Mechanician
Temporary Chief Engine Room Artificers Engine Room Artificers Temporary Chief Mechanicians Mechanicians
1946 301 10 16 9
1947 53 5 9
1948 75 3 20
1949 to 30t June 107 1 15
Engine Room Artificers Mechanicians
Qualified by service and examination for advancement to Chief but not yet advanced. 280 6
On Depot rosters for advancement to Chief 262