A Complete Digest of Laws in Relation to Bounty; Together with Proclamations by the President, General Orders and Circular of the War Department, Opinions of the Attorney General, Annotations, Decisions by the Accounting Officers, and

A Complete Digest of Laws in Relation to Bounty; Together with Proclamations by the President, General Orders and Circular of the War Department, Opinions of the Attorney General, Annotations, Decisions by the Accounting Officers, and

By (author) 

List price: US$22.43

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

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. 1872 edition. Excerpt: ...in the same manner as arrears of pay. (See 7o.) 235. Where a soldier died in the service leaving no widow or children, but a father and mother, the father dying subsequent to the date of death of the soldier, the mother applied for arrears of pay and bounty; "held, that the arrears of pay and installments of bounty which had accrued at the date of the soldier's death was payable to the mother, but that the unaccrued installments were not payable, inasmuch as she was not a widow at the date of the death of the soldier. (See 70.) 236. Enlistments to come within the act ofJuly 4, 1864, under the call of the President July 18, 1864, must have been made on or after the 18th of July, 1864. (See 70.) " " 237. A volunteer accepted and mustered into service under the act of July 4, 1864, General Order No. 224, 1864, when for the term of one, two, or three years, is, on muster out of the service before the expiration of the term of service for which he enlisted, only entitled to receive the proportion of the bounty allowed by the act cited, whether one-third or two-thirds thereof, which had actually accrued before the date of his discharge. (See 7o.). _, ' Bounties to one-/zundred-days men re-enlistezz' 238. Same bounties to one-hundred-days men who were mustered for one, two, or three years, within sixty days from expiration of original term of service as by law of July 4, 1864, in General Order No. 224, 1864, and by General Order No. 235, 1864. Supplement to Paymaster's Manual, par. 143. (See 70.) 239. The bounty provided by the act of July 4, 1864, is as follows: For recruits, including representative recruits, white or colored, for one year..................................................... $100 For recruits, ...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 110 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 213g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236935322
  • 9781236935328