§ 69. Mr. Langford-Holt
asked the Secretary of State for War why it is a condition of the award of the Territorial Army efficiency medal that pre-war service in the Supplementary Reserve shall not count towards the award of the medal unless such service involved an annual training period.
§ Mr. F. Maclean
Because this medal was introduced for volunteers in recogniton of sacrifice of leisure over a number of years in order to become an efficient soldier.