100 Years Ago

NEWS FROM 100 YEARS AGO : 3 August 1923

3 AUGUST 1923

Stanley Baldwin, the Prime Minister, made a statement in the House of Commons with regards to the failure of the Allies to reach agreement on the matter of German war reparations.

The Imperial Defence Committee published a report on the future of the Naval Air Army, also known as the Fleet Air Arm.

Child welfare work in relation to infant mortality was discussed at the Congress of the Royal Sanitary Institution.