§ 12. Squadron-Leader Hulbert
asked the Secretary of State for Air whether the Royal Air Force personnel now. operating in Russia was fully kitted for Russian winter conditions before embarkation; and whether necessary warm clothing, &c, will be supplied by the Russian authorities?
§ Sir A. Sinclair
The first contingent of Royal Air Force personnel left before winter conditions set in in Russia, and was not fully equipped for these conditions. Adequate supplies of warm clothing have now been sent, and later parties have been fully kitted before embarkation.