Infantry Drills

7-27: Economy

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7-27. To be efficient, sustainment providers and users exercise conservation. Because resources always are limited, it is in the best interest of everyone to use only what is needed. The principle of economy necessitates that Soldiers, leaders, and their units conserve resources whenever possible. This also ensures other Soldiers and units will have the supplies they need.

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