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Army: Resignations

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 116515, tabled on 29 November 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many early service leavers left the armed forces in the last 12 months; and how many of those had enlisted when below the age of 18.

Answered on

5 December 2017

In the 12 months to 30 September 2017, 7,430 trained UK Armed Forces personnel left the Services through Voluntary Outflow, 1,820 of whom had joined the Armed Forces under the age of 18.