Louisville & Nashville R. Co. v. United States
258 U.S. 374 (1922)

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Louisville & Nashville R. Co. v. United States, 258 U.S. 374 (1922)

Louisville & Nashville Railroad Company v. United States

No. 147

Argued March 3, 6, 1922

Decided April 10, 1922

258 U.S. 374

Syllabus

The obligation of a land grant-aided railroad to transport at reduced rates "troops" of the United States applies to the transportation of members of the Coast Guard when serving as part of the Navy, but not when serving under the Treasury. P. 258 U. S. 375.

55 Ct.Clms. 45 modified and affirmed.

Appeal from a judgment rejecting a claim against the government for railway transportation.

Page 258 U. S. 375

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