Administration series

The administration files are important in the sense that they for part of the context in which the pensions, gratuities and other allowances were assessed, rejected or granted. Some relate to the routine administration of the Army Pensions Board, under the Army Pensions Act, 1923:

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Army Pensions Board, 1923 (1930-1970)

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Army Pensions Board — Finance Officer (1923-1933)Other series relate to the administration of service pensions under the Military Service Pensions Act, 1924.

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Military Service Pensions, 1924: dealing in the main with the office of the Army Finance Officer (1924-1926).

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Service Pensions General: dealing with the administration of the Board of Assessors between 1924 and 1928 and the verification of pensions claims.

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Departmental files were sourced to add additional context to the whole of the collection.

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Military Service Pensions, 1934: An eclectic series dealing with subjects such as Brigade Committees, files extracted from the 1924 series, procedures relating to 6 Counties' applicants, Verifying Officers and legal matters

Guide to Collection

View the published Guide to the Military Service Pension Collection to find out how the collection is organised and about the information it contains.

Medal Booklet

Find out about the Medals Series of the Collection 1916-1921.

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