B-125679, DEC. 9, 1955

B-125679: Dec 9, 1955

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UNITED STATES ARMY (RETIRED): REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER DATED SEPTEMBER 12. YOUR CLAIM IS SIMILAR TO THAT OF ANOTHER OFFICER OF THE ARMY. A COPY OF WHICH IS ENCLOSED. THERE IS NO AUTHORITY FOR THE PAYMENT OF YOUR CLAIM. IS SUSTAINED.

B-125679, DEC. 9, 1955

TO COLONEL GERALD G. GIBBS, UNITED STATES ARMY (RETIRED):

REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER DATED SEPTEMBER 12, 1955,WITH ENCLOSURES, REQUESTING RECONSIDERATION OF OUR SETTLEMENT DATED MARCH 5, 1953, WHICH DISALLOWED YOUR CLAIM FOR STATION SUBSISTENCE PER DIEM COVERING THE PERIOD JULY 30, 1948, THROUGH JULY 12, 1950, WHILE STATIONED AT FORT RICHARDSON, ALASKA.

YOUR CLAIM IS SIMILAR TO THAT OF ANOTHER OFFICER OF THE ARMY, MAJOR WILLIAM J. SCOTT, ORDNANCE CORPS, CONSIDERED IN OUR DECISION OF AUGUST 15, 1955, B-124007, A COPY OF WHICH IS ENCLOSED. FOR THE REASONS STATED IN THAT DECISION, THERE IS NO AUTHORITY FOR THE PAYMENT OF YOUR CLAIM, AND THE SETTLEMENT OF MARCH 5, 1953, IS SUSTAINED.