Infantry Drills

2-287: Sustainment

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2-287. The leader and subordinate unit leaders must plan to provide support and services to ensure freedom of action, extend operational reach, and prolong endurance. Sustainment is the provision of logistics, personnel services, and health service support (HSS) necessary to maintain operations until mission accomplishment.

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