Cases Decided in the Court of Claims of the United States Volume 37

Cases Decided in the Court of Claims of the United States Volume 37

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...three full regiments, the appropriate command of a brigadier-general, as recognized bylaw, during time of war.' "The questions submitted are: "1. To entitle a person to the pay of a brigadier-general for exercising the command of a brigadier-general, under orders issued by competent authority in time of war, is it necessary for the period for which he claims such pay that he command three regiments, each organized with twelve companies, and each company organized as provided bv section 2 of the act of April 26, 1898 (30 Stat., 364)? "2. Is it competent for the accounting officers in settling a claim for exercising a higher command to go behind authority given such colonel, assigning him to the command of a certain brigade in such order set out, to inquire as to the number of regimentscomposingthe alleged brigade and the number of companies composing each regiment'. "3. What is to be termed a brigade within the purview of the law granting pay for exercising a higher command? "4. In order to receive pay for exercising such higher command is it necessary that during the particular period for which he exercises such command that he be actually in command of three regiments, each consisting at the time of twelve organized companies? ' 5. Under the facts herein recited, as applicable to Col. William J. Glenn, is he entitled to the pay of a brigadier-general for the periods therein set out? "As there are many cases now pending involving the same point as the one now under consideration, which must await the decision in this case, it is requested that the court be asked to advance this on its docket and to render a speedy decision. "A return of the original papers is requested. "Respectfully, "R..1....
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  • Paperback | 258 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 467g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236931661
  • 9781236931665