July 2, 1940 (19th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

Charles Gavan Power (Minister of National Defence; Minister of National Defence for Air; Minister of National Defence for Air and Associate Minister of National Defence)

Liberal

Hon. C. G. POWER (Minister of National Defence for Air):

On Friday last the hon.
member for Peterborough West (Mr. Fraser) asked if anything is being done "to fix special and reasonable rates for enlisted men and women travelling by train." The reply furnished by the officer of the department is as follows:
Personnel of the Canadian Active Service Force may obtain through their commanding officers special forms which will entitle them to.
Royal Canadian Air Force

obtain round trip tickets on the railways for the price of a one-way fare. Special week-end rates, when in effect, are available to soldiers as well as civilian travellers, and may be obtained upon application.

Topic:   RATES PAYABLE BY ENLISTED MEN AND WOMEN TRAVELLING BY TRAIN
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