1. Was the historical section of the Department of National Defence created in 1917 by 92582-2261
order in council number 19, dated January 17, 1917, and reorganized by order in council number 1052, dated May 27, 1921?
2. Did' the government at the time consideration was being given to the placing of the staff of the soldier settlement board on a permanent basis, give due consideration to having the staff of the historical section, Department of National Defence, also placed on a permanent basis?
3. Is the government aware that this staff, the majority of whom are returned soldiers, has been employed on this work since 1917 and in a relative position to that of the soldier settlement board staff?
4. If so, has the government given consideration to this question in view of the soldier settlement board staff being made permanent?
Topic: DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENCE-HISTORICAL SECTION