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Wednesday, 2 July 1941


Senator CAMERON (VICTORIA) asked the Minis ter for Munitions, upon notice -

1.   How many 3.20 anti-aircraft cradle mountings (manganese bronze castings), if any, have, been supplied to the Defence Department by W.O. Adams, Queensberry-street, Melbourne, Victoria, since the firm in question has been provided with the pattern for same?

2.   What is the totalsum of money, if any, that has been paid to the firm for making preparations to provide such castings and/or . for the castings themselves?

3.   How many steel castings for heavy 24-ton tanks have been supplied to the Defence Department by Charles Ruwolt Proprietary Limited, Victoria-street, Richmond, Victoria, since the firm in question has been provided with the patterns forsame?

4.   How many machine tools have been obtained from the various technical colleges in Victoria direct for the use of the Defence Department?

5.   How many have been obtained which were consigned to technical colleges, but which have not been delivered?

6.   Where are such machines located?

7.   Are all such machines being used for defence work?







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