374. Pensioners of Chelsea Hospital.

The Commissioners of Chelsea Hospital1 are responsible for the grant and administration2 of pensions payable at Chelsea to disabled, invalid and discharged soldiers3, military service pensions in general wherever the pertinent period of service occurred, and disablement pensions resulting from service as a soldier during any period of service between the World Wars4.

Every person admitted as an in-pensioner at the Chelsea Hospital surrenders all right, title, claim and interest to any pension or annual allowance for his military services, wounds or disabilities, notwithstanding that he may subsequently cease to be an in-pensioner