103. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Defence the number of Defence Forces personnel, by rank, who retired in the years 2013 and 2014 and to date in 2015. (Question 18006/15 asked on 07 May 2015)
Minister for Defence (Deputy Simon Coveney): The number of personnel who left the Defence Forces in the period 1st January 2013 to 1st May 2015 was 1,125. A detailed breakdown of these personnel by rank is contained in the table below.
Defence Forces Discharges by Rank, 1 January 2013 to 1 May 2015
|Battalion Quartermaster Sergeant||1||5||2||8|
|Company Quartermaster Sergeant||14||13||3||30|