Navy Yearbook

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1915
"Embracing all acts authorizing the construction of ships of the "new navy" and a résumé of annual naval appropriation laws from 1883 ... With tables showing present naval strength, in ships and personnel, and cost of maintaining the navy of the United States, also statistics of foreign navies."
 

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Page 356 - purpose. [Hereafter, if any officer of the United States Navy shall fail in his physical examination for promotion and be found incapacitated for service by reason of physical disability contracted in the line of duty, he shall be retired with the rank to which his seniority entitled him to be promoted.—Act March 4, 1911.
Page 498 - (i) That nothing herein contained shall be construed so as to reduce the pay or allowances now authorized by law for any officer or enlisted man of the Army; and all laws or parts of laws inconsistent with the provisions of this
Page 173 - and for the transfer of public property from the old buildings to the new, fifty thousand dollars. SUPPLIES AND ACCOUNTS. PROVISIONS, NAVY: * * *. Provides " that section fifteen hundred and eighty of the Revised Statutes of the United States be, and the same is hereby, amended
Page 321 - five additional persons who shall be acquainted with the needs of aeronautical science, either civil or military, or skilled in aeronautical engineering or its allied sciences: Provided, That the members of the Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, as such, shall serve without compensation: Provided further, That it shall be the duty of
Page 309 - of. said board, not to exceed $5 per day and their actual expenses of travel by the shortest mail routes: Provided, That so much of chapter sixty-eight, Statutes at Large, volume twenty, page two hundred and ninety, as is inconsistent with the provisions of this act is hereby repealed. MAINTENANCE,
Page 9 - reports, professional investigation, cost of special instruction, and information abroad, and the collection and classification thereof; and all other emergencies and extraordinary expenses, arising at home or abroad, but impossible to be anticipated or classified, exclusive of personal services in the Navy Department or any of its subordinate bureaus or offices at Washington, District of Columbia,
Page 320 - and with the preparation and readiness of plans for its use in war: Provided, That if an officer of the grade of captain be appointed Chief of Naval Operations, he shall have the rank, title, and, emoluments of a rear admiral while holding that position.
Page 268 - shall fail in his physical examination for promotion and grade. be found incapacitated for service by reason of physical disability contracted in the line of duty, he shall be retired with the rank to which his seniority entitled him to be promoted. BUREAU OF NAVIGATION.
Page 355 - after the passage of this act the allowances of civil engineers and professors of mathematics in the Navy shall be the same as are or may be provided by or in pursuance of law for naval constructors, and the allowances of assistant civil engineers the same as for assistant naval constructors.—Act June 29, 1906.
Page 358 - SEC. 13. That, after June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety-nine, commissioned officers of the line of the Navy and of the Medical and Pay Corps shall receive the same pay and allowances, except forage, as are or may be provided by or in pursuance of law for the officers of

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