Executive Order 5831—Authorizing the Appointment of Mrs. Ruth Bascot Dartt
Mrs. Ruth Bascot Dartt may be appointed to an existing vacancy in the rating of junior clerk, Grade CAF-2, at $1,440 per annum, Headquarters, United States Marine Corps, Washington, D.C., without regard to the civil-service act or rules.
Mrs. Dartt is the widow of Lieut. Veryl H. Dartt, United States Marine Corps, who was killed in line of duty on April 18, 1930, in Nicaragua.
This order is issued upon the recommendation of the Secretary of the Navy.
The White House,
April 4, 1932.
Herbert Hoover, Executive Order 5831—Authorizing the Appointment of Mrs. Ruth Bascot Dartt Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/361431