United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 42, No. 2

United States Naval Institute Proceedings Volume 42, No. 2

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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. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...all authority and obligations of a person of similar rank, grade, or rate in navy or marine corps, shall be governed by the laws and regulations of navy, and shall be entitled to pay and allowances provided for similar rank, grade, or rate in navy and marine corps, respectively. Members of said volunteers may be ordered to duty with navy or separately, and either within or without territorial limits of United States, and when so serving shall rank with but after those of corresponding rank, grades, or rates in navy or marine corps, except that for purpose of determining who shall exercise command over a combined. force, composed of vessels commanded by officers of said volunteers, and of vessels commanded by oflicers of navy, acting in conjunction, and for purpose of determining who shall exercise command on shore ower a combined force composed of military units commanded by oflicers of volunteers and oflicers of navy or marine corps, acting in conjunction, all offiicers of said volunteers of or above rank of lieutenant commander (naval br ch) or major (marine corps branch) will be regarded as junior to lieutenant commanders of navy and majors of marine corps, respectively, and provided that as between themselves ofiicers of volunteers shall take rank and precedence as of dates of commissions in naval militia under which enrolled in volunteers. Pension and death gratuity provisions and promotions or rewards for valorous conduct provided for the navy are alike extended to the naval volunteers. The President may relieve any and all persons in national naval volunteers from active service when their services are no longer needed. The naval militia shall consist of the regularly enlisted militia between ages 18 and 45, organized as prescribed...show more

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  • Paperback | 460 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 816g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236850580
  • 9781236850584