Marshall v. United States
124 U.S. 391 (1888)

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Marshall v. United States, 124 U.S. 391 (1888)

Marshall v. United States

Submitted January 5, 1888

Decided January 23, 1888

124 U.S. 391

Syllabus

Seventy-five percent of forty-five hundred dollars is the maximum pay to which an officer of the Army of the United States placed on the retired list as a colonel is entitled.

The appellant brought suit against the United States in the Court of Claims, where judgment was entered against his claim. The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.

Page 124 U. S. 392

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