regimental supply officer; it receives supplies from the regiment, and issues or makes them available to companies. Attached elements are supplied by the unit to which they are attached,
4. DUTIES OF OFFICERS IN REGIMENTAL SUPPLY ECHELON. a. Regimental supply officer
and supervises the and is responsible to for its functioning in of higher headquarters
regimental supply service the regimental commander accordance with the orders and the tactical plan of the
His sphere of activity includes the entire
with the manders,
service company, with subordinate com- with the division G-4, and with all supply
establishments. usually divided
While the between the
supply office group is command post and the
train bivouac, the supply officer keeps in touch the regimental command post and personally wherever his presence is needed.
(2) In general, the regimental supply officer is charged with duties which pertain to the supply section of the regimental staff. (See FM 101-5.) Specifically, his duties relate to planning for and supervising matters concerning the Allowing:
(a) Procurement, storage, transportation, and distribution of all supplies (coordination as neces- sary with S-3).