Physical Training Instructor
LG 1934 03 06
Non-substantive Rating of Physical and Recreational Training Instructor open to Able Seaman.
At the Court at Buckingham Palace, the 28th day of February, 1934.
Present, The King's Most Excellent Majesty in Council.
Whereas there was this day read at the Board a Memorial from the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, dated the 22nd day of February, 1934 (N. 734/34), in the words following, viz.:-
Whereas by Section 3 of the Naval and Marine Pay and Pensions Act, 1865, it is enacted inter alia that all pay, pensions; or other allowances in the nature thereof payable in respect of services in Your Majesty's Naval or Marine Force to a person being or having been an Officer, Seaman or Marine therein shall be paid in such manner and subject; to such restrictions, conditions and provisions as are from time to time directed by Order in Council:
And whereas by Order in Council bearing date the 29th day of February, 1908, the non-substantive rating of Physical and Recreational Training Instructor (formerly Physical Training Instructor) is restricted to ratings above Able Seaman
And whereas it is desirable that younger men should be eligible to hold the rating
We beg leave humbly to recommend that Your Majesty may be graciously pleased, by Your Order m Council, to approve that the non-substantive rating of Physical and Recreational Training Instructor, 2nd Class, be open to Able Seamen,
The Lords Commissioners of Your Majesty's Treasury have signified their concurrence in this proposal.
His Majesty, having taken the said Memorial into consideration, was pleased, by and with the advice of His Privy Council, to approve of what is therein proposed.
And the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty are to give the necessary directions herein accordingly.
M. P. A. Hankey.
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