TABLE C.1 Landing Force Daily Resupply Requirements

 

Personnel

Food Requirement (Short Tons)

Water Requirement (Short Tons)

Fuel Requirement (Short Tons)

Ammunition Requirement (Short Tons)

Other Cargo* (Short Tons)

Total

Percent

Command Element

365

0.80

10.18

15.90

0.53

1.42

28.84

5.9

Ground Combat Element

5,694

12.53

158.86

152.23

32.07

22.21

377.90

77.1

Headquarters Battalion

158

0.35

4.41

8.96

0.20

0.62

14.54

3.0

Infantry Regiment

2,993

6.58

83.50

6.53

3.76

11.67

112.05

22.9

Artillery Battalion

835

1.84

23.30

54.13

20.19

3.26

102.71

21.0

AAAV Battalion

521

1.15

14.54

25.86

2.28

2.03

45.86

9.4

Engineering Battalion

224

0.49

6.25

16.25

2.50

0.87

26.36

5.4

Light Armored Reconnaissance Company

138

0.30

3.85

2.59

1.44

0.54

8.72

1.8

Tank Battalion

825

1.82

23.02

37.91

1.71

3.22

67.66

13.8

Combat Service Support Element

747

1.64

20.84

56.87

0.88

2.91

83.15

17.0

Military Police Company (—)

89

0.20

2.48

0.71

0.10

0.35

3.84

0.8

Landing Support Battalion

360

0.79

10.04

10.67

0.23

1.40

23.13

4.7

Military Transportation Battalion

298

0.66

8.31

45.50

0.55

1.16

56.19

11.5

Total

6,806

14.97

189.89

225.01

33.48

26.54

489.89

100.0

Percent

 

3.10

38.80

45.90

6.80

5.40

 

100.0

* Not included by CNA. Other cargo, added at 7.8 lb/Marine/day, includes an austere level of construction material, medical, and parts resupply.

SOURCE: Adapted from McAllister, Keith R. 1998. MPF 2010 Ship-to-Shore Movement and Sea based Logistics Support, Volume I: Report and Volume II: Appendices, Center for Naval Analyses, Alexandria, Va., March.



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