January 13, 1910 (11th Parliament, 2nd Session)

CON

Mr. BARNARD asked:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. In liow many instances have 12 pr. B. L.
guns been supplied to regiments or units of garrison artillery? _ ...
2. What regiments of garrison artillery is it the intention of the department to supply with these guns?
3. Are 12 pr. B. L. guns known as field artillery guns, and are they used for purposes of field artillery regiments?
4. Is it the policy of the department to require regiments or units of garrison artillery to train on 12 pr. B. L. guns?
5. Is it the policy of the department to arm for training or other purposes regiments of garrison artillery with field artillery guns?
6. Is any useful purpose to he served by requiring No. 1 company of the 5th regiment of Canadian artillery to train upon 12 pr. B. L. guns ?
7. Why was this company selected out of said regiment to train upon these guns?
8. Is it the intention of the department to supply the 5th regiment of Canadian artillery with horses in order to enable them to train as a cavalry regiment?'

Topic:   PROCEDURE-WITHDRAWING OF QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   GARRISON ARTILLERY.
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