HC Deb 22 March 2001 vol 365 c301W
Mr. Hancock

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many Gulf War veterans have been deemed eligible for war pensions due to the effects of the Gulf War; and if he will make a statement. [154048]

Mr. Bayley

I have been asked to reply.

At 31 January 2001, 965 awards of war disablement pension had been made to Gulf War veterans for Gulf War-related illnesses.