Supply Economy

  1. What is "Supply Economy"?
    Stopping haste, waste, and abuse of supplies, use only what is necessary
  2. Who is responsible for Supply Economy?
    All individuals who deal with Army supplies
  3. What is a Report of Survey?
    A document/investigation for recording the circumstances concerning the loss, damage, or destruction of Army property
  4. If you lose or damage a piece of equipment and are required to pay for it, what is the action taken?
    Statement of Charges
  5. What are Expendable Supplies?
    Supplies that are expended in one use i.e. (paint, paper, fuel, etc.)
  6. What is the purpose of the Army Clothing Allowance?
    To replace initial issue items that become unserviceable
  7. How long must a soldier be in the Army to receive a clothing allowance?
    At least 6 months
  8. When does a soldier receive clothing allowance?
    On the anniversary month he/she entered the Army every year
  9. What is a Gratuitous Issue?
    Replacement of clothing items that are lost, damaged, destroyed, or otherwise rendered useless due to no fault of the individual and at no cost
  10. When initiating a "Report of Survey", what is the time constraint?
    within 15 calendar days after the discovery of the discrepancy
  11. What publication addresses the proper fit of Army uniforms and footwear?
    TM 10-227 (Fitting of Army Uniforms and Footwear, 30 Dec 2000)
  12. When you sign a hand receipt, what does your signature establish?
    Direct responsibility of the equipment
  13. Before signing a hand receipt what should you do?
    Inspect the equipment for accountability and serviceability
  14. How many classes of supplies are there?
  15. What are some of the classes?
    • Class I= Rations
    • Class II= Clothing and EquipmentClass
    • III= Fuels and Lubricants
    • Class IV= Fortification Material
    • Class V= Ammunition and explosives
    • Class VI= Personal Items
    • Class VII= Major End Items
    • Class VIII= Medical Supplies, Minimal Amounts
    • Class IX= Repair Parts
    • Class X= Miscellaneous Supplies
  16. What is the form number for a permanent Hand-Receipt?
    DA Form 2062
  17. How many days does it take to initiate a report of survey?
    5 days
  18. Name four ways you can be relieved from accountability of property?
    Report of Survey, Statement of Charges, Cash collection voucher, Turn-In
  19. What is a DA Form 4697?
    Report of Survey
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Supply Economy
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