795. Case 20: lettings by service personnel.

Where the dwelling house was let1 by a person ('the owner') at any time after 28 November 19802 and:

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    (1)     both at the time when the owner acquired the dwelling house and at the relevant date3 he was a member of the regular armed forces of the Crown4;

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    (2)     not later than the relevant date the owner gave notice in writing to the tenant5 that possession might be recovered under this Case6;

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    (3)     the dwelling house has not since 28 November 1980 been let by the owner on a protected tenancy7 with respect to which the condition mentioned in