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MILITARY GENERAL POWER OF ATTORNEY
THIS IS A MILITARY POWER OF ATTORNEY PREPARED AND EXECUTED PURSUANT
TO TITLE 10, UNITED STATES CODE, SECTION 1044B, BY A PERSON AUTHORIZED
TO RECEIVE LEGAL ASSISTANCE FROM THE MILITARY SERVICES. FEDERAL
LAW EXEMPTS A MILITARY POWER OF ATTORNEY FROM ANY REQUIREMENT OF
FORM, SUBSTANCE, FORMALITY OR RECORDING THAT IS PRESCRIBED FOR POWERS
OF ATTORNEY BY THE LAWS OF ANY STATE, COMMONWEALTH, TERRITORY, DISTRICT,
OR POSSESSION OF THE UNITED STATES. FEDERAL LAW SPECIFIES THAT A
MILITARY POWER OF ATTORNEY SHALL BE GIVEN THE SAME LEGAL EFFECT
AS A POWER OF ATTORNEY PREPARED AND EXECUTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH
THE LAWS OF THE JURISDICTION WHERE IT IS PRESENTED.
KNOW ALL PERSONS, that I, _____________________________________________,
_________________________________, a legal resident of ____________________________,
and presently deployed to ________________________________________________________,
desiring to execute a GENERAL POWER OF ATTORNEY, do hereby appoint
____________________________________________, who currently resides
at _____________ ________________________________________________
my Attorney-in-Fact to act as follows, granting unto my said Attorney
full power to:
1. Disposition of Property. To sell, assign, transfer, convey,
exchange, deed, mortgage, pledge, lease, let, license, demise, remise,
quitclaim, bargain or otherwise dispose of any or all of my real
estate, stocks, bonds, evidences of indebtedness and other securities
and other personal tangible and intangible or mixed property, or
any custody, possession, interest or right therein at public or
private sale, upon such terms, consideration, and conditions as
my said attorney shall deem advisable and to execute, acknowledge
and deliver such instruments and writings of whatsoever kind and
nature as may be necessary, convenient or proper in the premises.
2. Collection of Debts. To demand, collect, recover, sue for, receive
and give receipt or
release for any monies, debts, dividends, interests, royalties,
legacies, annuities, demands, discounts,
income, rents, profits, securities or other property of any sort,
now or hereafter due or becoming due to
me or to which I may be or hereafter become entitled.
a) To endorse and negotiate for any and all purposes all promissory
notes, bills of exchange, checks, drafts or other negotiable or
non-negotiable paper payable to me or to my order;
b) To endorse for transfer all certificates of stock, bond or other
c) To endorse and cash United States Savings Bonds and notes.
4. Executing Government Vouchers. To execute vouchers in my behalf
for any and all allowances, compensation and reimbursements properly
payable to me by the Government of the United States or any agency
or department thereof.
5. Depositing Money and Other Property. To deposit in my attorney's
or my name, or jointly in both our names, in any banking institution,
funds or property, and to withdraw any part or all of my deposits
at any time made by me in my behalf.
6. Borrowing Money. To borrow money in my name when deemed necessary
to my said attorney upon such terms as to my said attorney appear
proper and to execute such instruments as may be requisite for such
7. Acquisition of Property. To buy, receive, lease, accept or otherwise
acquire in my name and for my account property, real, personal or
mixed, upon such terms, considerations and conditions as my said
attorney shall think proper.
8. Recovering Possession of Property. To eject, remove or relieve
tenants or other persons from, and recover possession of, any property,
real, personal or mixed in which I now or hereafter may have an
9. Litigation. To institute, maintain, defend, compromise, arbitrate
or otherwise dispose of, any and all actions, suits, attachments
or other legal proceedings for or against me, to the extent that
such litigation is allowed.
10. Tax Returns. To prepare and execute any tax returns, including,
but not limited to, Federal income tax returns, State income tax
returns, Social Security tax returns, and Federal and State information
and estimated returns; to execute any claims for refund, protests,
applications for abatement, petitions to the United States Board
of Tax Appeals or any other Board or Court, Federal or State, consents
and waivers to determination and assessment of taxes and consents
and waivers agreeing to a later determination and assessment of
taxes than is provided by statute of limitations; to receive and
endorse and collect any checks in settlement of any refund of taxes;
to examine and to request and receive copies of any tax returns,
reports and other information from the United States Treasury Department
or any other taxing authority, Federal or State, in connection with
any of the foregoing matters.
11. Automobiles. To execute and deliver to the proper persons and
authority any and all documents, instruments and papers necessary
to effect proper registration of any automobile in which I now or
may hereafter have an interest, or the sale thereof and transfer
of legal title thereto as required by law, and to collect and receipt
for all monies paid in consideration of such sale and transfer.
FURTHER, I do authorize my aforesaid attorney to execute, acknowledge
and deliver any instrument under seal or otherwise, and to do all
things necessary to carry out the intent hereof, hereby granting
unto my said attorney full power and authority to act in and concerning
the premises as fully and effectually as I may do if personally
PROVIDED, however, that all business transacted hereunder for me
or for my account shall be transacted in my name, and that all endorsements
and instruments executed by my said attorney for the purpose of
carrying out the foregoing powers shall contain my name, followed
by that of my said attorney and the designation "attorney-in-fact".
This Power of Attorney shall not be affected by any subsequent
disability or incompetence.
I further declare that any act or thing lawfully done hereunder
by my said attorney shall be binding on myself and my heirs, legal
and personal representatives and assigns, whether the same shall
have been done either before or after my death, or other revocation
of this instrument, unless and until reliable intelligence or notice
thereof shall have been received by my said attorney.
TERMINATION: This power of attorney shall be effective until terminated
Not withstanding my insertion of a specific expiration date herein,
if on the above specified expiration date, I shall be or have been
carried in a military status of "missing," "missing-inaction"
or "prisoner of war, " then this power of attorney shall
automatically remain valid and in full effect until sixty (60) days
after I have returned to United States Military control following
termination of such status. This power of attorney shall not be
affected by the disability of the principal.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this __________
day of ______________________.
At ________________________________________, I, __________________,
the undersigned noncommissioned officer, do hereby certify that
on this _________ day of ______________________________________,
before me personally appeared _____________________________________________,
who signed and executed the foregoing instrument I do further certify
that I am at the date of this certificate a noncommissioned officer
of the grade, branch of service and organization stated below In
the active service of the United States Armed Forces, that by statute
no seal is required on this certificate and that same is executed
in my capacity as ___________________________ at __________________________
AUTHORITY TO NOTARIZE GRANTED UNDER _____________________
STATE OF ___________________
This Instrument of writing was filed for record on the _______
day of ____________ A.D. at __________ o’clock ____.M. and
duly recorded in Vol./Book __________ on page _____.