HC Deb 21 March 1962 vol 656 c41W
5. Mr. Scott-Hopkins

asked the Secretary of State for War if he will give the number of Gurkha troops serving at present in Her Majesty's Forces.

Mr. Profumo

There are eight Gurkha battalions. Apart from these, the Gurkhas provide various minor and ancillary units of other arms of the Service.