Lesson 4/Learning Event I
control because of statutory requirements or regulations, such as medical
items (narcotics, tax-free alcohol, precious metals); high-value, highly
technical, or hazardous items; and small arms, ammunition, explosives and
Sets, Kits, Outfits (SKO).
The assemblage of various items that
comprise a set of equipment designated for a specific use, such as a
carpenter tool set complete with all saws, hammers, levels, squares, and so
Statement of Charges. A form used by a responsible supply officer to
charge an enlisted soldier, officer, or Department of the Army civilian
form cannot be used when charges against any one individual exceed one
month's base pay. Reimbursement by the individual charged is accomplished
by payroll deduction.
10. Supply Economy.
The careful, thrifty management and use of supplies
Supply economy is the basic reason for conserving,
maintaining, repairing, recovering, preserving, safeguarding, and salvaging
supplies. Each soldier has a responsibility for supply economy.
11. Surveying Officer. The officer authorized to make an inquiry and fix
responsibility for damage, loss, or destruction of military property when
such losses are determined to be not due to normal fair wear and tear.
A more inclusive term than damage or destruction.
It indicates, in military usage, that the article(s) to which the term is
applied is/are no longer useful for the intended purpose.
destruction may or may not be involved.
The term indicates property that
has deteriorated through use, but it may include property no longer usable
for its original purpose, regardless of the reasons for its condition.
UNIT SUPPLY ROOM
PROCEDURES (STORAGE AND MAINTENANCE)
One of the first things that must be considered in discussions of supply
room procedures is the supply room itself.
Other things that must be
considered in determining whether or not the supply procedures and security
measures are adequate include safety provisions, security against theft, and
protection against weather damage.
Also considered will be certain items
that require special storage procedures.