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Thursday, 27 May 1915

Senator PEARCE (WESTERN AUSTRALIA) (Minister for Defence) - The statement, as put, is not correct. Owing to a number of soldiers having been returned from Egypt, who obviously should not have been allowed to pass the medical examination, it has been tightened up, so as to prevent men being passed into the Forces who ought not, for medical reasons, to be accepted.

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