HC Deb 06 November 1968 vol 772 cc101-2W
Captain Kerby

asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many Royal Navy officers sought voluntary retirement during the period January-June this year; how many of such applications were accepted; and how these figures compare with those for a similar period in 1967 and 1966.

Dr. David Owen

The figures required are as follows:

January-June Received Accepted
1968 157 144
1967 152 136
1966 141 130