HC Deb 07 June 1972 vol 838 c108W
Mr. Wall

asked the Minister of State for Defence if he will state the number of Her Majesty's ships in service and in reserve, respectively, in 1971 and 1972.

Mr. Kirk

I would refer my hon. Friend to the figures given in Annex C of the Statements on the Defence-Estimates for 1971–72 and 1972–73 Cmnd. 4592 and Cmnd. 4891, respectively.