Number of Colonels and their equivalents

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Dear Ministry of Defence
Please disclose the following:-
The number of Colonels or their equivalent ranks:-
Royal Navy (Full time Regular) currently serving.

Captains Commodores Rear Admirals Vice Admirals Admirals Admirals of the Fleet

Please also disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve officers.

Royal Marine (Full time Regular)
Colonel Brigadier Major General

Please also disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve Officers
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Army (Full Time Regular)
Colonels Brigadiers Major Generals Lt Generals
Generals
Field Marshals
Please also disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve Officers
***********
Royal Air Force (Full Time Regular) Group Captain Air Vice Marshal Air Marshal Air Chief Marshal Marshal RAF

Please also disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve Officers
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Please also list the number of Nursing Sisters (Full Time Regular) in each of the three services of Colonel or equivalent rank and above

Please disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve Officers

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Yours faithfully,
Rex Young

Dear Ministry of Defence,
For the avoidance of doubt title should read ---Number of Colonels and above and their equivalents

Yours faithfully,

rex young

Def Strat-Stat-Enquiries-Mailbox (MULTIUSER), Ministry of Defence

Dear Mr Young,

 

Thank you for your email dated Saturday, 31^st January 2015, received here
today (02^nd February 2015), requesting the following information:

Please disclose the following:-

 

The number of Colonels or their equivalent ranks:-

Royal Navy (Full time Regular) currently serving.

 

Captains Commodores Rear Admirals Vice Admirals Admirals  Admirals  of the
Fleet

 

Please also disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve officers.

 

Royal Marine (Full time Regular)

Colonel  Brigadier  Major General

 

Please also disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve Officers

*************

Army (Full Time Regular)

Colonels Brigadiers  Major Generals Lt Generals

Generals

Field Marshals

Please also disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve Officers

***********

Royal Air Force (Full Time Regular) Group Captain Air Vice Marshal Air
Marshal Air Chief Marshal  Marshal RAF

 

Please also disclose the number of Spare Time Reserve Officers

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Please also list the number of Nursing Sisters (Full Time Regular)  in
each of the three services of Colonel or equivalent rank and above

 

Please disclose  the number of Spare Time Reserve Officers

 

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Your request for recorded information is currently being considered under
the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2000 with reference:
FOI2015/01229.

You should expect to receive a further reply from MOD by 02^nd March 2015.

This is 20 working days from the working day after your request was
originally received by the Department.

If you have any queries about this request do not hesitate to contact me.
Please remember to quote the above reference number
in any future communications.

 

Kind Regards,

 

Alex

Defence Statistics & Economics ¦ FOI/PQ Desk¦ 03.K.33¦ Ministry of Defence
- Main Building ¦ London SW1A 2HB

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Dear Def Strat-Stat-Enquiries-Mailbox (MULTIUSER),
You are overdue and in breach of the law.

Yours sincerely,

rex young

Def Strat-Stat-Enquiries-Mailbox (MULTIUSER), Ministry of Defence

Dear Rex Young,

Please be advised that your reply is due today and the response is not currently overdue.

Please see the Information Commissioner guidance for time limits:
https://ico.org.uk/media/for-organisatio...

Section 10 of the Act states:

"10.-(1) Subject to subsections (2) and (3), a public authority
must comply with section 1(1) promptly and in any event not
later than the twentieth working day following the date of
receipt."

It is also established that:
"A working day is any day other than a Saturday, Sunday,
Christmas Day, Good Friday or a day which is a bank holiday
under the Banking and Financial Dealings Act 1971 in any part of
the United Kingdom."

To advise, you sent your email on a Saturday. It was received here on Monday 02nd February 2015. Therefore, the calendar started counting on 03rd February (the working day after your request was received).

You are entitled to a response by today.

MOD is not currently in breach of the FOI Act.

I hope this helps to explain. Please await your formal response.

Thank you.

Alex

Defence Statistics & Economics ¦ FOI/PQ Desk¦ 03.K.33¦ Ministry of Defence - Main Building ¦ London SW1A 2HB

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Def Strat-Stat-Tri-Enquiries (MULTIUSER), Ministry of Defence

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Good afternoon Mr Young,

 

Please find attached the formal response to your query regarding detail on
Officers in the UK Regular Armed Forces and Reserve forces.

 

If you have any questions, please let us know,

 

Thank you,

 

Defence Statistics (Tri-Service)

[1][email address]

 

[2]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati...

 

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