Defence Act 1954

Constitution of the Permanent Defence Force.

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19.The Permanent Defence Force shall consist of—

( a) persons who are appointed thereto as officers and are for the time being officers of the Permanent Defence Force,

( b) persons who are enlisted therein as men under section 53 or 54 and are for the time being men of the Permanent Defence Force,

( c) persons who, having enlisted therein as men under section 53 and having been transferred to the Reserve Defence Force under section 70, re-enter the Permanent Defence Force under subsection (3) of section 63 and are for the time being men of the Permanent Defence Force, and

( d) persons who are for the time being members of the Army Nursing Service.