THE policy of the Marine Corps with respect to leave of absence of officers has been modified recently in the direction of greater liberality, particularly with regard to the length of the period of continuous leave that may be granted. For a number of years, it has been the general policy of the Marine Corps to grant only one month's continuous leave at a time, and to grant extensions thereto, in exceptional cases, upon additional approved requests only.
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