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Act of the Twenty-Seventh U.S. Congress, Session II, enacted to satisfy claims for bounty lands for military service in the War of 1812 with Great Britain
An Act to provide for satisfying claims for bounty lands for military service in the War of 1812. The terms prescribed for the warrants by the Secretary of the Department of war in "an act to allow further time to complete the issue and locating of military land warrants during the late war, " and "an act to extend the time of issuing military land warrants to officers and soldiers of the Revolutionary army, both approved January 27, 1835, were renewed and continued in force for five years; patent would issue in the name of personal originally entitled to the bounty land or his heirs or legal representatives.
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