B-127247, MAR. 28, 1956

B-127247: Mar 28, 1956

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STENGER: REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER DATED FEBRUARY 21. OUR CLAIMS DIVISION ADVISED YOU THAT WE WERE UNABLE TO LOCATE A RECORD OF ANY CLAIM FOR SUCH ARREARS OF PAY PRESENTED BY YOU WITHIN THE PERIOD PERMITTED FOR FILING CLAIMS UNDER THE ACT OF OCTOBER 9. THAT YOUR PRESENT CLAIM IS BARRED BY THAT ACT. THERE IS NO BASIS FOR CONSIDERATION OF YOUR CLAIM FOR ARREARS OF PAY IN CONNECTION WITH THE NAVAL SERVICE OF YOUR LATE FATHER.

B-127247, MAR. 28, 1956

TO MR. FRANK W. STENGER:

REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER DATED FEBRUARY 21, 1956, CONCERNING YOUR CLAIM FOR ARREARS OF PAY BELIEVED TO BE DUE INCIDENT TO THE NAVAL SERVICE OF YOUR FATHER, WILLIAM N. STENGER, WHO DIED AUGUST 29, 1919.

BY LETTER DATED FEBRUARY 15, 1956, OUR CLAIMS DIVISION ADVISED YOU THAT WE WERE UNABLE TO LOCATE A RECORD OF ANY CLAIM FOR SUCH ARREARS OF PAY PRESENTED BY YOU WITHIN THE PERIOD PERMITTED FOR FILING CLAIMS UNDER THE ACT OF OCTOBER 9, 1940, 54 STAT. 1061, AND THAT YOUR PRESENT CLAIM IS BARRED BY THAT ACT.

ACCORDINGLY, THERE IS NO BASIS FOR CONSIDERATION OF YOUR CLAIM FOR ARREARS OF PAY IN CONNECTION WITH THE NAVAL SERVICE OF YOUR LATE FATHER.