HC Deb 13 July 1960 vol 626 c106W
Miss Vickers

asked the Civil Lord of the Admiralty if he will give the recruiting figures for the Royal Navy and Royal Marines to the most convenient date in 1960.

Mr. C. Ian Orr-Ewing

During the first six months of 1960, 2,685 Regular recruits entered the Royal Navy and 464 entered the Royal Marines.