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TABLE OF CONTENTS.

(For Alphabetical Index, see page 247.)

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APPENDICES.

Appendix

relates.

No.

1. Detail of the Staff of Commands, &c., by Stations

1

2. Detail of the Charge for Regimental Pay, giving full particulars of the Regimental

Establishments (Pay Recapitulated or p. 159)

1

2A.Detail of the Establishment and Pay of a Regiment of Indian Native Infantry serving

in Eastern Colonies or China

1

3. Detail of Chaplains' Department, by Stations

1

4. Detail of Medical Establishment, by Stations

2

5. Detail of the Establishments of Militia Regiments, and the Regimental Pay of the Militia 3

6. Detailot the Establishment of Imperial Yeomanry Regiments, and their Regimental Pay - 4

7. Detailof the Establishments of Volunteer Corps, including the Honourable Artillery Company

8. Detail of the Pay, Wages, &c., of Crews of War Department Vessels and Army Service

Corps Subordinate Establishments

6

9. Distribution of the Charge for Quarterings, Land Transport, Remounts, and Supplies

abroad (by Stations)

6 & 7

10. Detail of the Pay of Civilian Subordinates, &c., employed in the Army Ordnance Department 8

11. Detail of the Staff for Barrack Construction Service -

10

12. Detail of the Staff for Engineer Services, Salaries, Pay and Wages

10

13. Detail of the Charges for Subordinates, and for General Expenses, &c., in Military

Educational Establishments

11

14. Detail of the Army Accounts Department -

13

15. Detail of the Charge for Rewards to Officers for Meritorious Services, giving names of

recipients

16. Detail of the Charge for Rewards to Warrant and Non-Commissioned Officers, giving names

of recipients -

15

17. Detail of the Charge for Victoria Cross Pensions, giving names of recipients

15

18. Statement showing the Total Emoluments of Staff, Regimental, and Departmental Officers

serving at Home

19. Army Estimates Recalculated to show the Total cost of -

I.- Personnel of Regular Army and Army Reserve ; II.- Personnel of the Auxiliary

Forces; III.- Armaments, Works, Stores, Horses, &c.; 11.–Staff and Administration

20. Stateinent of the Sums provided in the Army Estimates for each Arm of the Service and

for various Establishments

21. Statement of the amounts included in the Army Estimates for Military purposes in the

Colonies and Egypt -

22. South African War Stores : Statement showing amount required to meet sums disallowed

by Public Accounts Committee

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STATEMENT showing the net EXPENDITURE on ARMY SERVICES from 1898-99 to 1905-06, and the net ARMY ESTIMATES for 1906-07 and 1907-08, according to the several ARMY VOTES.

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STATEMENT OF ARMY EXPENDITURE FROM 1898-99 TO 1905-06

450,000

(including special war numbers, viz., 230,200.)

420,000

(including special war numbers, viz., 200,300.)

235,761

(including special war numbers, viz., 14,200.)

227,000 (including 10,000 for Somaliland Force.)

VOTE I.

Pay, &c., of
the Army.

£. 5,980,229

VOTE II. VOTE III. VOTE IV. VOTE V. VOTE VI. VOTE VII. VOTE VIII VOTE IX. VOTE X.

Imperial
Militia. Yeomanry.

Volunteer

Transport
and

Warlike
Supplies. Clothing. and other
Stores.

Corps. Remounts.

Medical
Services.

£. 330,910

8,951,618 454,855 817,789 75,342

16,201,391 1 185,361 2,160,390

VOTE I.

£.
£.
546,965 76,488

23,404,350 982,523 1,705,624

11,233,931 571,144 722,469

£ 9,844,833

22,573,953 1 185,097 1,603,554 233,375 1,204,448 20,094,256 22,120,724 4,585,049 11,960,765 3,288,499

Pay, &c., of Medical
the Army. Services.

£ 456,495

£. 872,616

Militia.

10,521,393 499,739 761,249 421,054 1,231,995 1,346,413 4,751,934 1,033,092 2,508,168 1,828,877 10,292,400 511,400 817,000 438,000 1,220,000 1,422,300 4,577,000 812,000 3,302,000 2,264,200

F

£.

£.

£. £. £. 989,382 3,284,266 1,135,858 2,426,344 1,002,957

627,798 10,762,233 8,758,394 2,386,410 5,481,601 1,288,645

180,994 1,789,203 23,630,327 19,795,317 5,140,704 13,918,085 3,711,342

VOTE II. VOTE III. VOTE IV. VOTE V. VOTE VI. VOTE VII. VOTE VIII. VOTE IX. VOTE X.
Quarter-
Ordnance
ings,
Supplies Establish-
and ments and
Transport,
and Clothing. General
Remounts.
Stores.

Works.

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1905-6 Expendi ture.

1906-07. Estimate.

1907-08. Estimate.

221,300

190,000

750,837

204,100 10,220,000 490,000 819,000 423,000 1,244,000 2,111,000 4,492,000

9,835,000 460,000 840,000 410,000 1,152,000 1,909,000 4,060,000

775,000 2,543,000 2,353,000

620,000 1,671,000 2,436,000

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VOTE XIII.

War

366,544 2,107,765 1,846,933 193,421

£. 183,501

184,252

188,038

109,109

VOTE VOTE XV. VOTE XVI
XIV.
Non-
Effective
Charges-
N.C.O.'s

Non

189,217

184,248 181,000

Superannuation &c., Allow

£. 240

758

7,418

13,146

8,633

33,492

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Total.

£. 20,096,373

43,065,398

Net increase on expenditure for 1897-98, 567,9837. Transport again increased, on account of the Soudan Expedition and Manœuvres, and there was additional expenditure on Medical Services, Supplies, and Stores, due to the increase of the Army. Extra charges due to the South African War, 22,790,000/.; other expenditure, 20,275,3981, showing net increase on 1898-99 of 179,0257, due to an increase of expenditure on Vote I. (additional numbers) and on Vote X. (Barracks, &c.). Cost of transport was reduced by suspension of ordinary moves through the war.

91,343,544 Extra charges due to the South African War, 61,991,000Z., and China Expedition, 3,270,000l.; other expenditure, 26,082,5447, showing net increase on 1899-1900 of 5,807,1467., due chiefly to increased permanent numbers of the Army, to rise in the price of supplies, and to special training of the Auxiliary Forces, and home defence measures.

109,683 36,728,618 Extra charges due to the South African

War, 3,230,000l. China Expedition,

92,660,874 Extra charges due to the South African War, 62,324,5007., and China Expedition, 1,807,800/.; other expenditure, 28,528,5747., showing increase on 1900-01 of 2,446,0307. mainly due to the increase of the Army, and to expenditure on " Mowatt" reserves of stores.

REMARKS.

68,863,527 Extra charges due to the South African War, 39,307,000l., China Expedition, 587,9007., and Somaliland Expedition, 252,000l., other expenditure, 28,716,6277., showing net increase on 1901-02 of 188,0537., due chiefly to the pension charges resulting from the war.

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393,000l.; Somaliland, 1,618,000l.; other expenditure, 31,487,000l., showing a net increase on 1902-03 of 2,770,000l., due to retention of troops in South Africa, and to increased expenditure on field training and manœuvres, works, and the improvement of the Medical, Educational, Intelligence and Remount Departments. Extra charges due to Somaliland operations, 412,000. Other expenditure, 28,483,000l., showing a net decrease on 1903-4 of 3,004,000l. due to completion of expenditure on Mowatt" reserves of stores; to utilisation of stocks of clothing surplus after the war; to the reduction of men and animals in S. Africa; and to further receipts from sales of anima's and stores in S. Africa and China.

£. 122,961

132,000

Educational MiscelEstablish- laneous. ments.

£.
64,089

Office and
Army
Accounts
Dept.

£.
£.
£.
548,937 1,665,403 1,714,453

77,000 559,000 1,694,000 1,684,000

137,000 67,000 567,000 1,714,000 1,709,000

Effective
Charges
Officers.

and Men.

ances.

£. 187,428

180,000

173,000

£.
9,437

29,796,000

27,760,000

£.

28,478,863 Reduction on normal expenditure of 1904-5. 4,0007. Savin, s due to reduction of Colonial Infantry establishments, disbandment of Garrison Regiment, etc., utilisation of more surplus clothing, and completion in 1904-5 of the "Mowatt" reserves of Stores, were balanced by expenditure of 1,478.0007. on re-armament of Horse and Field Artillery and growth of charges for Service Pay, Army Reserve, Loan annuities and non-effective services.

Net decrease on Estimate 1905–6, 17,000Z. 1,187,000l. provided for re-armament of Horse and Field Artillery. Savings by reduction of Establishments and on Sea Transport, balance by increase of Army Reserve (220,000/.), partial exhaustion of surplus tocks of clothing, increased provision for Rifles and Small Arm Ammunition, and growth of non effective charges.

Net decrease on Estimate 1906-7, 2,036,000l. 488,000. provided for re-armament of Horse and Field Artillery (decrease 699.000Z.). Other savings by reduction of Establishments (men and horses), partly balanced by increases under Army Re serve, Works and non-effective cha ges.

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EXPLANATIONS of the DIFFERENCES between the Numbers and Amounts proposed in the ARMY ESTIMATES for 1907-08 and those VOTED for 1906-07.

It is necessary, when Establishments are in course of reduction, to provide in this Vote for numbers temporarily in excess of the new (reduced) Establishments until they can be absorbed. Allowing for the provision so made in 1906-7 and 1907-8, the real reduction of Establishments is 16,600, as follows:

1907-8.

1906-7.

DECREASES:

TOTAL OF VOTE A -
Less provision for supernumeraries

Cavalry of the Line -
Royal Horse

Field

Artillery Garrison

Royal Engineers
Foot Guards

VOTE A.-NUMBERS: DECREASE 14,100.

INCREASES :

Real Reduction

The following Statement shows in detail the variations in Regimental Units:

Warrant
Officers.

Infantry of the Line-
Army Service Corps -
Army Ordnance Corps
Royal Army Medical Corps
Colonial and Indian Corps

TOTAL DECREASES

Army Ordnance Department
Army Veterinary Corps

ARMY ESTIMATES

TOTAL INCREASES

NET DECREASES

Permanent Staff of Auxiliary Forces.

Militia
Volunteers

Staff and Departments

Miscellaneous Establishments

NET INCREASES AND DECREASES

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J86,400.

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Drummers, Rank and
File.

&c.

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There are also some changes under Permanent Staff of Auxiliary Forces, Staff and Departments and Miscellaneous Establishments which result in a net decrease of 472 as follows:

Serjeants.

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204,100
1,100

203,000

52

251

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312

137

548

1,563

654

750

7,682
173

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53 2,622

14,494

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Drummers, Rank and
&c.
File.

14,493

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All Ranks.

359

165

615

1,858

715

845

8,504 189 2 85 2,893

16,230

1 101

102

16,128

All Ranks.

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-156

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