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Friday, 10 October 1902

Mr WATSON asked the Acting Minister for Defence, UPon, notice -

1.   What is the sea-going experience of the various volunteer officers of the New South Wales Naval Brigade, and how many are qualified under the port regulations to take a ship, say, to New Caledonia?

2.   Is it not considered advisable that officers who are appointed to the Naval Brigade should be properly qualified to cany out the duties of a naval officer, and be competent to take charge of a vessel at sea ?

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