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Armed Forces: Pensions

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 187129, tabled on 1 November 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many (a) armed forces widows and widowers and (b) war widows and war widowers have had their pensions reinstated following the removal of the means tested application process and other changes to widows’ pension rights since April 2015.

Answered on

6 November 2018

The information is not held centrally and could be provided only at disproportionate cost.

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