Written Answers. - Retirement of Soldiers.

Paul McGrath

Ceist:

54 Mr. McGrath asked the Minister for Defence the number of soldiers, if any, who retired from the Defence Forces during 1992.

In the period from 1 January, 1992 to 31 August, 1992 a total of ninety-five (95) NCOs and ninety (90) Privates were either discharged from the Permanent Defence Force or transferred to the Reserve Defence Force.