B-147437, NOV. 7, 1962

B-147437: Nov 7, 1962

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YOU HAVE HAD SOME CORRESPONDENCE FROM J. YOU WERE FIRST NOTIFIED OF YOUR INDEBTEDNESS SOME FIVE YEARS AGO BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY. WHEN EFFORTS TO COLLECT THE OVERPAYMENT PROVED UNSUCCESSFUL YOUR INDEBTEDNESS WAS REFERRED TO THIS OFFICE FOR FURTHER COLLECTION ACTION. ADDITIONAL DEMANDS FOR PAYMENT MADE BY THIS OFFICE HAVE BEEN TO NO AVAIL AND. ALTHOUGH YOU HAVE RECEIVED A FULL EXPLANATION OF YOUR INDEBTEDNESS SEVERAL TIMES. IT IS WITH HIM THAT YOU SHOULD CORRESPOND WITH RESPECT TO THE MATTER. THE ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS EVIDENCING YOUR INDEBTEDNESS ARE ON FILE IN THIS OFFICE AND. OUR CLAIMS DIVISION WILL FORWARD A COMPLETE TRANSCRIPT OF THE RECORD TO THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY.

B-147437, NOV. 7, 1962

TO MR. KENNETH R. GARDNER:

YOUR LETTER DATED OCTOBER 23, 1962, ASKS PROOF OF YOUR INDEBTEDNESS TO THE UNITED STATES IN THE AMOUNT OF $548 ON ACCOUNT OF OVERPAYMENT OF CLASS E ALLOTMENT TO YOUR MOTHER, MRS. OLIVE S. GARDNER, AS SET FORTH IN CERTIFICATE OF INDEBTEDNESS DATED OCTOBER 4, 1962, WITH RESPECT TO WHICH, YOU INDICATE, YOU HAVE HAD SOME CORRESPONDENCE FROM J. HARDIN MARION, III, ASSISTANT UNITED STATES ATTORNEY, 407 POST OFFICE BUILDING, BALTIMORE 2, MARYLAND.

YOU WERE FIRST NOTIFIED OF YOUR INDEBTEDNESS SOME FIVE YEARS AGO BY THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY. WHEN EFFORTS TO COLLECT THE OVERPAYMENT PROVED UNSUCCESSFUL YOUR INDEBTEDNESS WAS REFERRED TO THIS OFFICE FOR FURTHER COLLECTION ACTION. ADDITIONAL DEMANDS FOR PAYMENT MADE BY THIS OFFICE HAVE BEEN TO NO AVAIL AND, ALTHOUGH YOU HAVE RECEIVED A FULL EXPLANATION OF YOUR INDEBTEDNESS SEVERAL TIMES, YOU STILL EXPRESS THE BELIEF THAT YOU DO NOT OWE THE UNITED STATES ANY MONEY.

THE MATTER OF YOUR INDEBTEDNESS HAS NOW BEEN REFERRED TO THE APPROPRIATE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY FOR SUCH ACTION AS HE MAY DEEM NECESSARY TO ENFORCE COLLECTION OF THIS LONG-STANDING OBLIGATION, INCLUDING SUIT, IF NECESSARY, AND IT IS WITH HIM THAT YOU SHOULD CORRESPOND WITH RESPECT TO THE MATTER. THE ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS EVIDENCING YOUR INDEBTEDNESS ARE ON FILE IN THIS OFFICE AND, AS SOON AS COPIES CAN BE PREPARED, OUR CLAIMS DIVISION WILL FORWARD A COMPLETE TRANSCRIPT OF THE RECORD TO THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY.