§ 13. Sir R. Young
asked the First Lord of the Admiralty whether there is any person designated the publicity officer of the Royal Navy; and, if so, what are his exact duties, his rank and qualifications, and the salary paid to him?
§ Sir S. Hoare
There is no person designated publicity officer of the Royal Navy. There is, however, at present, in addition to the Admiralty Press officer, a recruiting publicity officer employed on a part-time basis at a salary of £150 per annum. He is a Commander, R.N. (retired), with journalistic experience.