§ Captain Kerby
asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Admiralty whether a decision has yet been reached on the disposal to foreign Powers, or otherwise, of one C Class destroyer, three submarines, 17 ocean minesweepers, 11 Black Swan Class frigates, five Bay Class frigates, three Loch Class frigates, eight River Class frigates, the frigate H.M.S. "Stork", 13 Castle Class frigates, 15 Hunt Class frigates, 26 fast patrol boats, the radar training ship H.M.S. "Boxer", the submarine rescue ship H.M.S. "Kingfisher", 24 boom defence vessels and two anti-submarine trawlers, shown in last year's Explanatory Statement, but deleted from the Strength of the Fleet Table in this year's Explanatory Statement to the Navy Estimates.