March 1938

Vinson Bill

Volume 22, Issue 1
Author: 

To regulate the distribution, promotion, and retirement of officers of the line of the Navy, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there is hereby established a merit system for promotion by selection in the line of the Navy.

AUTHORIZED NUMBER OF OFFCCERS OF THE LINE

If you are an MCA&F Member

Click here to login and view all Leatherneck and Marine Corps Gazette articles

OR Join the MCA&F to continue reading

By becoming a member of the Marine Corps Association & Foundation, you gain access to the entire library of articles from Leatherneck Magazine and the Marine Corps Gazette. Click here to sign up online and continue reading this article