under company control when practicable.
ammunition may march begins.
b. The company transport of rear battalions moves under company or battalion control. Bat- talion ammunition train vehicles move under battal- ion or regimental control. If extra ammunition is to be issued before the approach march begins, am-
munition carrying panies concerned.
vehicles As soon
are released to the com- as the issue is completed,
ammunition train trucks are returned to control. When the company transport and tion train move under battalion control,
battalion ammuni- they are
usually commanded When the duties of
by the battalion supply officer. the battalion supply officer re-
quire his presence vehicles is usually transport officer.
the command of these to the battalion motor
26. ATTACK. a. When practicable, assembly posi-
the attack is
and coordinated, equipment not essential to disposed of, and extra ammunition issued has not already been done. Attack orders are
combat if this usually
These orders normally include the munition supply points, the routes ammunition, and the disposition of port and ammunition train vehicles.
location of am- of advance for company trans-