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ammunition supply point.

At this point, ammuni-

tion been

may be replenished dumped previously

from a or by

reserve which exchange of

has the

emptied vehicle for is available at the point, the emptied army ammunition

a filled one. If no ammunition regimental ammunition supply vehicle will be conducted to the supply point under regimental

control, refilled, returned to the regimental nition supply point, and released to company

ammu- control.

(3) The company commander is responsible for

the the are the

initial supply and resupply of ammunition for

company.

kept

by

company

Records of ammunition

chiefs

of

section,

platoon

commander

in

order

to

expenditures leaders, and insure accu-

rate information supply within the pany commander

as to the status of ammunition company at all times. The com- selects and establishes the com-

pany ammunition usually be near the to take advantage net.

supply point. Its location will company command post in order of the company communication

(4) The tonnage involved in the supply of am-

munition for requirements

the cannon company must be anticipated.

is so great

that

When the

regi-

ment uses vehicles other than cannon company for hauling

those assigned to the howitzer ammunition

from the army ammunition supply point, hicles are usually released to the cannon

these ve- company

commander in order to

until avoid

their loads have been distributed

transferring

loads.

See

FM

7-37

for for

further details pertaining the cannon company.

to

ammunition

supply

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