An Act To incorporate The National Yeomen F

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An organization by the name of "The National Yeomen F" is created for patriotic, historical, and educational purposes to foster and perpetuate the memory of the service of Yeomen in the United States Naval Reserve Force of the United States Navy during the World War. The organization shall report annually to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution concerning its proceedings, and the Secretary shall communicate to Congress any portions he may deem of national interest and importance. The regents of the Smithsonian Institution are authorized to permit the organization to deposit its collections and other material for history in the National Museum.


  • National Yeomen F
  • United States National Museum
  • United States Naval Reserve Force
  • United States Dept. of the Navy
  • United States Navy Yeomen


Smithsonian Legal Documents

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  • 49 Stat. 1501
  • Title 36, sec. 139
  • Public Law

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Statutes at Large

Contained within

49 Stat. 1501 (1936); ch. 546 (Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


  • 1936
  • 06/15/1936


  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Yeomen (F)
  • Annual Reports
  • Patriotism
  • Associations, institutions, etc


Public Law

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Number of pages: 7; Page Numbers: 1501-07

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