B-115748, JUL 9, 1953

B-115748: Jul 9, 1953

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WITH YOUR REQUEST THERE WAS SUBMITTED A COPY. FUCILE WAS APPOINTED ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTATE OF STEPHEN C. ORIGINAL PAPERS ARE REQUIRED TO BE FILED IN CONNECTION WITH CLAIMS AGAINST THE UNITED STATES. ARE PRESENTED IN SUCH CASES. THEY ARE REQUIRED TO BE CERTIFIED AS TRUE AND EXACT COPIES BY AN AUTHORIZED OFFICIAL - USUALLY THE CLERK - OF THE COURT IN WHICH SUCH ORDERS. ARE FILED. TO SUCH AMOUNT AS WAS LEGALLY DUE THE DECEDENT FOR ARMORY DRILL PAY AT THE DATE OF HIS DEATH (SEE THE ACT OF JUNE 30. IS FILED WITH THE SAID SUPPLEMENTAL PAY ROLL. ARE RETURNED HEREWITH.

B-115748, JUL 9, 1953

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FIRST LIEUTENANT E. F. DULONG USAF:

BY LETTER DATED JUNE 11, 1953, THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE, DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE, REFERRED TO THIS OFFICE YOUR REQUEST OF APRIL 13, 1953, FOR AN ADVANCE DECISION ON THE CLAIM OF MARION C. FUCILE, WIDOW OF STEPHEN C. FUCILE, LATE TECHNICAL SERGEANT, GRADE E-6, 101ST FIGHTER INTERCEPTOR SQUADRON, 102ND FIGHTER INTERCEPTOR GROUP, MASSACHUSETTS AIR NATIONAL GUARD, FOR ARMORY DRILL PAY DUE THE DECEDENT AT THE DATE OF HIS DEATH ON OCTOBER 13, 1952, SUPPORTED BY SUPPLEMENTAL ARMORY DRILL PAY ROLL OF THE SAID ORGANIZATION FOR THE PERIOD FROM OCTOBER 1 TO DECEMBER 31, 1952.

WITH YOUR REQUEST THERE WAS SUBMITTED A COPY, CERTIFIED AS A TRUE COPY BY THE DECEDENT'S COMMANDING OFFICER, OF LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION ISSUED BY THE PROBATE COURT, MIDDLESEX, COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS, SHOWING THAT ON JANUARY 14, 1953, MARION C. FUCILE WAS APPOINTED ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTATE OF STEPHEN C. FUCILE, DECEASED. WHILE THIS OFFICE ACCEPTS CERTIFICATES OF AUTHORIZED OFFICERS IN PROPER CASES AS SUFFICIENT FOR THE AUTHENTICATION OF CERTAIN CLASSES OF PAPERS, ORDINARILY, ORIGINAL PAPERS ARE REQUIRED TO BE FILED IN CONNECTION WITH CLAIMS AGAINST THE UNITED STATES, AND WHERE COPIES OF LEGAL DOCUMENTS, SUCH AS COURT ORDERS, JUDGMENTS, DECREES, ETC., ARE PRESENTED IN SUCH CASES, THEY ARE REQUIRED TO BE CERTIFIED AS TRUE AND EXACT COPIES BY AN AUTHORIZED OFFICIAL - USUALLY THE CLERK - OF THE COURT IN WHICH SUCH ORDERS, ETC., ARE FILED.

THE CLAIMENT APPEARS TO BE ENTITLED, AS THE ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTATE OF STEPHEN C. FUCILE, DECEASED, TO SUCH AMOUNT AS WAS LEGALLY DUE THE DECEDENT FOR ARMORY DRILL PAY AT THE DATE OF HIS DEATH (SEE THE ACT OF JUNE 30, 1906, 34 STAT. 750, AS AMENDED BY SECTION 4 OF THE ACT OF FEBRUARY 25, 1946, 60 STAT. 30), AND PAYMENT MAY BE MADE TO HER IN THAT CAPACITY, PROVIDED A SHORT FORM CERTIFICATE OF THE COURT EVIDENCING HER APPOINTMENT AS SUCH, DULY CERTIFIED BY THE PROPER COURT OFFICIAL, IS FILED WITH THE SAID SUPPLEMENTAL PAY ROLL, NO DETERMINATION BEING MADE HEREIN AS TO THE CORRECTNESS OF THE AMOUNT OF SUCH PAYMENT, OR AS TO THE CORRECTNESS OF THE SUPPLEMENTAL PAY ROLL IN OTHER RESPECTS.

THE CLAIM AND SUPPORTING PAPERS, SUBMITTED WTH YOUR REQUEST, ARE RETURNED HEREWITH.