United States Army in the World War, 1917-1919, Volume 17

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Page 18 - Class A. In the case of a man, to his wife (including a former wife divorced) and to his child or children : (a) If there be a wife but no child, $15. (b) If there be a wife and one child, $25. (c) If there be a wife and two children, $32.50, with $5 per month additional for each additional child.
Page 103 - The petition shall also be verified by the affidavits of at least two credible witnesses, who are citizens of the United States, and who shall state in their affidavits that they have personally known the applicant to be a resident of the United States...
Page 21 - ... an illegitimate child but as to the father only if acknowledged in writing, signed by him, or if he has been judicially ordered or decreed to contribute to the child's support or has been, prior to his death judicially decreed to be the putative father of such child, or if he is otherwise shown by evidence satisfactory to the Administrator of Veterans...
Page 21 - An Act to provide compensation for employees of the United States suffering injuries while in the performance of their duties, and for other purposes," approved September seventh, nineteen hundred and sixteen.
Page 21 - child" includes— (a) A legitimate child. (b) A child legally adopted. (c) A stepchild, if a member of the man's household. (d) An illegitimate child, but, as to the father only, if acknowledged in writing signed by him, or if he has been judicially ordered or decreed to contribute to such child's support, or has been judicially decreed to be the putative father of such child. (2) The term "grandchild" means a child as above defined of a child as above defined.
Page 127 - An Act to authorize the President to increase temporarily the Military establishment of the United States", approved May 18, 1917, or any.
Page 10 - That for death or disability resulting from personal injury suffered or disease contracted in the line of duty, by any commissioned officer or enlisted man, or by any member of the Army Nurse Corps (female) or of the Navy Nurse Corps (female) when employed in the active service...
Page 11 - States navy, and signed by the major general commandant, United States marine corps, as to persons in the marine corps, or in any other branch of the United States service while serving pursuant to law with the marine corps, or signed by an officer designated by any of them, respectively, for...
Page 103 - ... applicant to have resided within the United States. The time of military service may be established by the affidavits of at least two other citizens of the United States, which, together with the oath of allegiance, may be taken in accordance with the terms of section seventeen hundred and fifty of the Revised Statutes of the United States after notice from and under regulations of the Bureau of Naturalization. Such affidavits and oath of allegiance shall be admitted in evidence in any original...
Page 53 - ... to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the Army of the United States...

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