HC Deb 13 March 2003 vol 401 c387W
Mr. Jenkin

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the(a) establishment and (b) strength is of the Joint NBC Regiment. [102555]

Mr. Ingram

On the 1 February 2003 the strength of the Joint NBC Regiment was 498 against an establishment of 343. These figures reflect the fact that the Joint NBC Regiment has been augmented for Operation Telic.