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Pensions to officers and soldiers.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Pensions to officers and soldiers.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

  • Military pensions,
  • Soldiers,
  • Armed Forces -- Officers

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPensions to officers and soldiers
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination3 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15616086M

      A group of Army O-3s will finally be paid the pensions they’ve earned. However, their story is also a cautionary example of why you should be saving and investing for financial independence. Last month the Army announced that this blog helped a few officers keep their pensions. Well, sure, the press release doesn’t specifically mention [ ]. Etymology. Militia derives from Latin roots. miles /miːles/: soldier-itia /iːtia/: a state, activity, quality or condition of being; militia /mil:iːtia/: Military service; The word militia dates back to ancient Rome, and more recently to at least when it was recorded in a book by Sir John Smythe, Certain Discourses Military with the meanings: a military force; a body of soldiers.

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Pensions to officers and soldiers. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Invalid Pensions. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Source Description: (cover) Guide for Claimants of Deceased Soldiers. (title page) Guide for Claimants of Deceased Soldiers, Being Instructions to Army Officers and to Claimants, with a Collation of the Laws of Congress and the Orders from the War Department, and the Rules of Practice in the Offices of the Second Auditor and Comptroller of the Treasury, Concerning the Settlement of the Claims.

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