February 19, 1915 (12th Parliament, 5th Session)

CON

Robert Laird Borden (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Sir ROBERT BORDEN:

If the hon. gentleman had made inquiries, as he might easily have done, he would have found that the troops going to the front are supplied with clothing and socks precisely on the same scale as the British armies in the fields; but perhaps it served his purpose better to endeavour to cast some discredit on the Government by the remarks which he has made.

Topic:   COMFORTS FOR THE CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE.
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