Report of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, Part 3

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1912

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Page 3724 - ... for personally answering the same in writing; and affidavits in support thereof; but no examination of witnesses nor any trial or hearing shall be required except in the discretion of the officer making the removal; and copies of charges, notice of hearing, answer, reasons for removal, and of the order of removal shall be made a part of the records of the proper department or office...
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