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Documents for a $20 per Month Pension Payable to a Widow of a Civil War Soldier

Civil War widow's pension certificate - front. Civil War widow's pension certificate - cover.

Act of April 19, 1908

No. 756209 Original

United States of America

Department of the Interior

Bureau of Pensions

It is hereby certified that in conformity with the laws of the United States Louise Miller

Widow of Christian F. Miller

who was a Private, Co. E, 4 Regiment United States Reserve Corps Missouri Infantry, is entitled to a pension at the rate of Twelve dollars per month, to commence January 24, 1913 and to continue during her widowhood.

Given at the Department of the Interior this twelfth day of April one thousand nine hundred and thirteen and the Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and thirty-seventh.

Franklin K. Lane

Secretary of the Interior


J.L. Davenport

Commissioner of Pensions

cvpensionJ3 Civil War widow's pension certificate - addendum.
Department of Interior seal on a Civil War widow's pension certificate.

Department of Interior seal from the certificate.

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