Military

*FM 4-0 (FM 100-10)

Field Manual
No. 4-0
Headquarters
Department of the Army
Washington, DC, 29 August 2003

FM 4-0

Combat Service Support

Contents

COVER
PREFACE
Chapter 1 FUNDAMENTALS OF ARMY COMBAT SERVICE SUPPORT
CSS in Support of Army Mission Essential Task List
CSS Characteristics
CSS Functions
Engineering Support to CSS Operations
CSS Force Agility
Distribution-Based CSS
Velocity Management
Situational Understanding
Directions in CSS Development
Chapter 2 CSS IN UNIFIED ACTION
Joint Logistics and Personnel Operations
The Army Role in Joint Logistics and Personnel Operations
Multinational CSS Operations
Chapter 3 CSS IN FULL SPECTRUM OPERATIONS
CSS to Offensive, Defensive, Stability, and Support Operations
Operational Reach and Sustainability
CSS in Force Projection
CSS Reach Operations
Intermediate Staging Base
CSS in Urban Operations
CSS to Special Operations Forces
Chapter 4 ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reference Points
Strategic-Level Roles
Operational-Level Roles
Tactical-Level Roles
Chapter 5 ORCHESTRATING THE CSS EFFORT
CSS Command and Control
CSS Planning
Logistics Preparation of the Theater
Acquisition of Resources
Distribution
Civilian Personnel
Chapter 6 SUPPLY AND FIELD SERVICES
The Supply System
Classes of Supply
Field Services
Chapter 7 TRANSPORTATION SUPPORT
Strategic Transportation
Operational and Tactical Transportation
Movement Control
Terminal Operations
Mode Operations
Information Systems
Chapter 8 ORDNANCE SUPPORT
Maintenance Support Across the Levels of War
Maintenance System
Repair Parts Support
Explosive Ordnance Disposal
Ammunition
Chapter 9 HEALTH SERVICE SUPPORT
Health Service Support Across the Levels of War
Principles of Health Service Support
Levels of Medical Care
Functional Areas
Chapter 10 HUMAN RESOURCE SUPPORT
Human Resource Support Across the Levels of War
Manning the Force
Personnel Services
Personnel Support
Chapter 11 FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT OPERATIONS
Finance Operations
Tactical Finance Support
Resource Management Operations
Information System Support
Chapter 12 LEGAL SUPPORT TO OPERATIONS
Legal Support and Operational Functional Areas
Legal Support to Operations
Claims
Legal Assistance
Materiel
Chapter 13 RELIGIOUS SUPPORT
Religious Support Functions
Religious Support Across the Levels of War
Unit Religious Support
Transportation and Information Systems
Chapter 14 BAND SUPPORT
Types of Army Band Support
Types of Army Bands
Appendix A ENGINEERING SUPPORT TO CSS OPERATIONS
GLOSSARY
BIBLIOGRAPHY
AUTHENTICATION

Figures

Figure 2-1. Relationship between Joint Logistics and Joint Personnel, and CSS Functions.
Figure 3-1. Force Projection Processes (normal entry, not forcible entry into theater).
Figure 3-2. CSS Reach Operations.
Figure 5-1. Inter-relationship of the Distribution Plan with the LPT and the Service Support Plan.
Figure 5-2. The Distribution Pipeline.
Figure 5-3. Distribution Operations.

Tables

Table 2-1. Representative Army Lead Responsibilities for Support to Other Services and Agencies.
Table 6-1. Classes of Supply


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*This publication supersedes FM 100-10, dated 3 October 1995.

 



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