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To ask Her Majesty's Government whether any recent reductions in the total number of personnel employed by (1) the Royal Navy, (2) the Army, and (3) the Royal Air Force, have been matched by a corresponding reduction in Government funding provided to that service; and if so, whether any such funding has been reallocated to another branch of the Armed Forces.
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Lord Burnett has declared the following interests relevant to this item of business.
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President, Tavistock Branch, Royal Marines Association
Adviser, Special Boat Service Association