Army Appropriation Bill, 1920: Hearings Before the Committee on Military Affairs, House of Representatives, Sixty-fifth Congress, Third Session. Fiscal Year 1920, for the Support of the Army, Volumes 1-2

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Page 488 - I, , do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the United States of America; that I will serve them honestly and faithfully against all their enemies whomsoever; and that I will obey the orders of the President of the United States and the orders of the officers appointed over me, according to the rules and Articles of War.
Page 481 - States, or any person who has been convicted of any infamous criminal offense, shall, upon conviction, be dismissed from the service, or suffer such other punishment as a court-martial may direct.
Page 486 - Who, having charge, possession, custody, or control of any money or other property of the United States, furnished or intended for the military service thereof...
Page 483 - Columbia, and punishable by the laws of the land, the commanding officer is required, except in time of war. upon application duly made, to use his utmost endeavor to deliver over such accused person to the civil authorities, or to aid the officers of justice in apprehending and securing him. in order that he may be brought to trial.
Page 486 - Who, for the purpose of obtaining, or aiding others to obtain, the approval, allowance, or payment of any claim against the United States...
Page 476 - States, the commanding officer of each garrison, fort, post, camp, or other place, brigade, regiment, detached battalion, or other detached command, may appoint special courts-martial for his command; but such special courts-martial may in any case be appointed by superior authority when by the latter deemed desirable.
Page 479 - ART. 36. Disposition, of records — Special and summary courtsmartial. — After having been acted upon by the officer appointing the court, or by the officer commanding for the time being...
Page 476 - General courts-martial may consist of any number of officers from five to thirteen, inclusive; but they shall not consist of less than thirteen, when that number can be convened without manifest injury to the service.
Page 478 - That the fees of such witness and his mileage, at the rates allowed to witnesses attending the courts of the United States, shall be duly paid or tendered said witness...
Page 486 - Who knowingly purchases or receives in pledge for any obligation or indebtedness from any soldier, officer, or other person who is a part of or employed in said forces or service, any ordnance, arms...

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