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Naval Expeditionary Logistics Support Force

Commander, Naval Expeditionary Logistics Support Force [COMNAVELSF] supports over 3,100 Naval Reservists (approximately 250 officers and 2900 enlisted) in over 120 Naval Reserve Battalions and Companies located throughout the United States, encompassing over 90% of the U.S. Navy's Supply and Transportation Expeditionary Units. The Naval Expeditionary Logistics Support Force is organized into 14 battalions (12 Navy Cargo Handling Battalions and two Supply Support Battalions) with drilling detachments referred to as companies. COMNAVELSF reorganized it's 52 units into 14 functional units starting in FY99. The Naval Expeditionary Logistics Support Force (NAVELSF) in Williamsburg, VA supports numerous missions in Korea, Bahrain, Australia, Thailand and training missions at their headquarters at CHEATHAM ANNEX in Virginia.

Naval Expeditionary Logistics Support Force (NAVELSF) is a Navy Reserve command organized and staffed to provide a wide range of supply and transportation support critical for peacetime support, crisis response, humanitarian, and combat service support missions. NAVELSF consists of a full-time and selective reserve support staff, 12 Navy Cargo Handling Battalions (NCHBs), and 2 Navy Supply Support Battalions (NSSBs).

Navy Cargo Handling Battalions (NCHB) are Naval reserve commissioned units tasked with loading and unloading all classes of cargo, except bulk petroleum. They are a selective reserve Advanced Base Functional Component (ABFC) unit of the Naval Expeditionary Logistics Support Force (NAVELSF), capable of worldwide deployment in its entirety or in specialized detachments. The NCHB is organized, trained, and equipped to: a. load and off-load Navy and Marine Corps cargo carried in maritime prepositioning ships and merchant breakbulk or container ships in all environments; b. operate in associated temporary ocean cargo terminal; c. load and off-load Navy and Marine Corps cargo carried in military-controlled aircraft; and d. operate an associated expeditionary air cargo terminal.

Navy Supply Support Battalions (NSSB) are a selective reserve Advanced Base Functional Component (ABFC) unit of the Naval Expeditionary Logistics Support Force (NAVELSF), provides warehouse and freight terminal support, Personnel Support and Services (admin, barbershop, laundry, ship's store), mobile mail support, and Supply Logistics Information support.

Naval Reserve N52 ASHORE LOGISTICS Reports to Director, Programs, Plans and Requirements. Advises and assists the Director in the research and development of command policy related issues. Responsible for all aspects of program management for programs 6 & 30. Program 6 Consists of over 3,100 Naval Reservists (approximately 250 officers and 2900 enlisted personnel) assigned to over 120 Naval Reserve Battalions and Companies located throughout the United States. There are 12 Navy Cargo Handling Battalions (NCHB) and two Supply Support Battalions (SSB). Program 30 Consists of over 2000 Naval Reservists (approximately 600 officers and 1500 enlisted personnel) assigned to over 90 reserve units

Battalion Title RUIC Location

NCHB 3

Headquarters Company

81123

Alameda, CA

Surface Company A

86128

Salt Lake City, UT

Surface Company B

86129

Alameda, CA

Surface Company C

84092

Alameda, CA

Surface Company D

86131

Sacramento, CA

Air Cargo Company

83517

Sacramento, CA

Maintenance Company

84091

Alameda, CA

NCHB 4

Headquarters Company

81124

Charleston, SC

Surface Company A

84094

Charleston, SC

Surface Company B

86134

Charleston, SC

Surface Company C

86133

Columbia, SC

Surface Company D

88627

Charlotte, SC

Air Cargo Company

83516

Charleston, SC

Maintenance Company

84093

Charleston, SC

NCHB 5

Headquarters Company

81125

Tacoma, WA

Surface Company A

86139

Tacoma, WA

Surface Company B

41705

Tacoma, WA

Surface Company C

86142

Portland, OR

Surface Company D

84096

Portland, OR

Air Cargo Company

86141

Boise, ID

Maintenance Company

84095

Tacoma, WA

NCHB 6

Headquarters Company

81126

Orange, TX

Surface Company A

83537

Houston, TX

Surface Company B

86604

Houston, TX

Surface Company C

84098

Dallas, TX

Surface Company D

86391

San Antonio, TX

Air Cargo Company

83518

Oklahoma City, OK

Maintenance Company

84097

Orange, TX

NCHB 7

Headquarters Company

81202

Great Lakes, IL

Surface Company A

89324

Great Lakes, IL

Surface Company B

89325

Great Lakes, IL

Surface Company C

89326

Indianapolis, IN

Surface Company D

83541

Indianapolis, IN

Air Cargo Company

83539

St. Paul, MN

Maintenance Company

84099

Great Lakes, IL

NCHB 8

Headquarters Company

81203

Fort Dix, NJ

Surface Company A

84101

Fort Dix, NJ

Surface Company B

84102

Fort Dix, NJ

Surface Company C

84103

Fort Dix, NJ

Surface Company D

84104

Fort Dix, NJ

Air Cargo Company

83519

Fort Dix, NJ

Maintenance Company

84100

Fort Dix, NJ

NCHB 9

Headquarters Company

82214

Columbus, OH

Surface Company A

86285

Columbus, OH

Surface Company B

86291

Cincinnati, OH

Surface Company C

86284

Youngstown, OH

Surface Company D

84106

Charleston, WV

Air Cargo Company

83540

Springfield, MO

Maintenance Company

84105

Columbus, OH

NCHB 10

Headquarters Company

82215

Norfolk, VA

Surface Company A

86295

Roanoke, VA

Surface Company B

86294

Richmond, VA

Surface Company C

84108

Richmond, VA

Surface Company D

84109

Baltimore, MD

Air Cargo Company

86952

Norfolk, VA

Maintenance Company

84107

Norfolk, VA

NCHB 11

Headquarters Company

82216

Jacksonville, FL

Surface Company A

84111

Jacksonville, FL

Surface Company B

86304

Tampa, FL

Surface Company C

84112

Tampa, FL

Surface Company D

86303

St. Petersburg, FL

Air Cargo Company

83515

Atlanta, GA

Maintenance Company

84110

Jacksonville, FL

NCHB 12

Headquarters Company

82217

Bessemer, AL

Surface Company A

84114

Bessemer, AL

Surface Company B

84115

Bessemer, AL

Surface Company C

86300

Atlanta, GA

Surface Company D

86312

Chattanooga, TN

Air Cargo Company

83513

Atlanta, GA

Maintenance Company

84113

Bessemer, AL

NCHB 13

Headquarters Company

82218

Gulfport, MS

Surface Company A

84117

Gulfport, MS

Surface Company B

84119

Mobile, AL

Surface Company C

84118

Gulfport, MS

Surface Company D

85895

New Orleans, LA

Air Cargo Company

83537

Kansas City, MO

Maintenance Company

84116

Gulfport, MS

NCHB 14

Headquarters Company

82219

Port Hueneme, CA

Surface Company A

84121

Port Hueneme, CA

Surface Company B

84122

Port Hueneme, CA

Surface Company C

86553

Las Vegas, NV

Surface Company D

84123

Long Beach, CA

Maintenance Company

84120

Port Hueneme, CA

SSB 1

Headquarters Company

83522

Phoenix, AZ

Maintenance Company

84127

Phoenix, AZ

Freight Company A

83520

Phoenix, AZ

Freight Company B

84128

Phoenix, AZ

Warehouse Company C

86557

Phoenix, AZ

Warehouse Company D

84129

Phoenix, AZ

Tent Camp

83523

Lubbock, TX

Mobile Mail Company

83525

Tucson, AZ

BLSS Company

83511

San Diego, CA

Fuels Company E

83505

Sacramento, CA

Fuels Company F

83506

Tacoma, WA

Fuels Company G

83500

Encino, CA

Fuels Company H

83499

San Diego, CA

Fuels Company I

83460

Ft Worth, TZ

SUPPLOGINFO Co.

83509

Tuscon, AZ

SSB 2

Headquarters Company

83602

Quincy, MA

Maintenance Company

84124

Quincy, MA

Freight Company A

83601

Plainville, CT

Freight Company B

84125

Plainville, CT

Warehouse Company C

86149

Horseheads, NY

Warehouse CompanyD

84126

Horseheads, NY

Tent Camp

86146

Syracus, NY

Mobile Mail Company

83524

Fort Dix, NJ

BLSS Company

83512

Norfolk, VA

Fuels Company E

83501

Charleston, SC

Fuels Company F

83502

Quincy, MA

Fuels Company F

83514

Lincoln, NE

Fuels Company G

83503

Detroit, MA

Fuels Company H

83504

Oklahoma City, OK

Fuels Company I

83536

Jacksonville, FL

SUPPLOGINFO Co.

83507

Willow Grove




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