369. Other pensions and awards.

Former members of the armed forces may also be eligible for awards granted partly by virtue of the royal prerogative and partly by statutory authority1. Statutory provision for the award and payment of Greenwich Hospital pensions to officers of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines, seamen and marines, and widows or surviving civil partners, and for the award of gratuities to other dependent relatives of deceased men of the Royal Navy or Royal Marines or of any naval reserve force, remain in force, although annual pensions no longer appear to be paid under these provisions