Decentralization of death claims to VA regional offices. Hearing, Eighty-fourth Congress, second session, May 25, 1956. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans" Affairs. Subcommittee on Administration.

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LC ClassificationsUB373 .A3 1956g
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Paginationiii, 3955-4022 p.
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