September 1922

The Naval Appropriation Act

Volume 7, Issue 3

THE Act of Congress making appropriations for the year ending June 30, 1923, was approved by the President on July 1, 1922. That part of the Act under the heading " Marine Corps," reads as follows:


Pay of officers, active and reserve list: For pay and allowances prescribed by law for all officers on the active and reserve list-pay, $3,367,630, subsistence allowance, $482,000, rental allowance, $750,000; in all, $4,599,630.

For pay of officers prescribed by law on the retired list, $379,047.

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George H Osterhout Jr