HC Deb 31 March 1958 vol 585 c96W
Mr. Stonehouse

asked the Secretary of State for War the total number of battalions stationed in the East Africa Command; how many men this represents; and what is the monthly cost of maintaining these forces.

Mr. Soames

One British battalion is stationed permanently in Kenya. It has some 600 men and the monthly cost is approximately £70,000.

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