§ MR. BRODIE (Surrey, Reigate)
To ask the Secretary of State for War whether he can make any report on the condition of the barracks, and particularly of the officers' quarters, at Limerick; whether he is aware that, when the 2nd Royal Munster Fusiliers arrived at Limerick a few weeks ago to occupy quarters vacated some six months previously by the 3rd Northumberland Fusiliers, they found them badly in need of repairs, littered with papers left behind by the latter regiment, showing that no proper cleansing of the barracks had taken place; whether in the officers' quarters
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§ the wall paper is peeling off the walls; if he will arrange to have the barracks generally put into a proper state of repair; and will he at the same time prevent any charges being made to the officers for that portion of the repairs carried out in the officers' quarters.
§ (Answered by Mr. Secretary Haldane.) A report has been called for.