supply point, and delivery of ammunition to the
of the battalion.
For the execution of these
battalion supply pioneer platoon.
(3) The movement of ammunition forward of the battalion ammunition supply point will be effected
by weapon carriers, tate such movement, officer is required to
keep in touch
with the weapon
and to supervise, coor- movements within the
battalion area. sonally control
It is not expected that he movements of individual
will per- vehicles
dination by instructions to unit commanders concerned.
(4) When hand-carrying of ammunition is neces- sary to place it in company areas, this work usually is performed by members of the ammunition and
platoon. may be
When necessary, members of the attached to companies to assist in
hand-carrying ammunition within ammunition and pioneer platoon
their areas. The leader supervises
supply tasks. He assigns duties to members platoon in accordance with the requirements
situation after consultation with the The ammunition and pioneer platoon
battalion S-4. operates from
the battalion ammunition supply point. 7-10, 7-15, and 7-20 for further details to ammunition supply in the battalion.
See FM pertaining