May 9, 1951 (21st Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

Joseph-Adéodat Blanchette (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of National Defence)

Liberal

Mr. Blanchette:

1 and 2.
Quota Quota
University Allotted Filled
Queen's university
27 24University of Montreal
30 30McGill university
40 46University of Toronto
60 57University of Western Ontario 30 22University of Manitoba 40 36University of Saskatchewan .. 25 29University of Alberta
35 36University of British Columbia 45 54Total
332 334
The following universities and colleges have not a sufficient enrolment to establish a flight but quotas are allotted and personnel are selected who take summer training with the reserve university flights:
University or College Quota Allotted Quota FilledAcadia
4 3Dalhousie
6 11St. Francis Xavier
7 2St. Mary's
3 7University of New Brunswick 13 9Mount Allison
5 1Laval
8 12Carleton college
2 1Ottawa university
3 3McMaster university ....
3 2Sir George Williams ....
1 1Total
55 52
ARMED FORCES INFORMATION BUREAU Mr. Diefenbaker:
1. Has an information bureau for the armed forces been set up?
2. If so, when, and what is the name of the
organization?

Questions
3. Has a director of current affairs been appointed?
4. If so, who, and at what salary?
5. What is the present size of the director's staff, and what additions are contemplated?
6. Is such information bureau now operating?
7. If not, when is it expected to do so?

Topic:   RESERVE UNIVERSITY FLIGHTS
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