Army Pensions Act, 1946

Grant of allowances and gratuities to widow and children of deceased person entitled to wound pension and extra pension under the Act of 1923.

2.—(1) The allowances and gratuities specified in the Second and Third Schedule to the Act of 1923 may be granted to the widow and children of a deceased person who—

(a) was immediately before his death in receipt of a wound pension under the Act of 1923 and a further pension under section 2 of the Act of 1923, and

(b) died solely from the wound in respect of which the wound pension was granted.

(2) Every allowance granted under this section shall commence on the day next following the day on which the person, in respect of whom the allowance is granted, died.