OPERATION OF THE SERVICE COMPANY
54. GENERAL FUNCTIONS. a. The service com- pany is primarily the regimental supply unit. (See ch. 2.) It performs the following general functions:
(1) Furnishes the following part of the enlisted personnel for regimental headquarters: a personnel group; the operations and training section; the sup- ply section; and assistants for the athletic and recre- ation officer and the chaplains.
Receives and distributes all supplies.
Performs second echelon motor maintenance
which cannot be performed by the other companies of the regiment.
(4) Furnishes supply transportation and person- nel for battalions and separate companies of the regiment.
b. Incident to a(2), (3), and (4) above, the ser- vice company establishes, operates, and controls in combat-
Regimental supply points for-
Rations and water (class I supply).