HC Deb 02 November 1998 vol 318 c355W
Mr. John D. Taylor

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many persons in the Irish Guards Regiment were born in(a) Northern Ireland, (b) the remainder of the United Kingdom, (c) the Republic of Ireland and (d) elsewhere. [57587]

Mr. Doug Henderson

The following table shows the place of birth of members of the Irish Guards Regiment by the locations specified:

Place of birth Number
Northern Ireland 166
Remainder of the United Kingdom 417
Republic of Ireland 3
Elsewhere 91
Total 677