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Now that we have identified and integrated the ESC mission into the exercise, let's look at how to properly focus the capabilities. What kind of planning horizons does the ESC focus on establishing? a. Mid-range and short-range What are key elements found in the TSC that are not the ESC? a. Regional and organic trial defense support capability. Let’s look at where we incorporate the ESC into the battlefield within the exercise. What will forward deployment of the ESC facilitate? a. Agile and responsive support.
What should we place the ESC in relative proximity to? a. The centra lized mission When positioned to refine a regional focus, the ESC is optimally placed to refine that portion whose logistics preparation of the theater assessment applicable to the JTF AO and to array logistics forces accordingly? a. Divi sion We need to incorporate a flexible HQ element that can be tasked organized to support unified land operations and providing mission command to a wide variety of subordinate organizations. What type of unit should we focus on? a. Sustainment brigade What are some capabilities of the sustainment brigade HQ that we can leverage into this exercise? a. Maintenance and recovery for itself, its subordinate units, and its supported units. Let's look at some of the other capabilities we can incorporate. What is another capability of the sustainment brigade? a. Plan and conduct base and base cluster material and supply distribution. I will give you another chance. What is one other sustainment brigade capability? a. Provide human resources, financial management, legal services, and religious support to assigned units. I want to focus on including a unit into the exercise to provide logistics support on an area basis to Army forces at echelons above brigade, or if required by its HHQ, to a joint and multifunctional forces. Based on that need, what unit should we include? a. CSSB A CSSB may support one or more divisions based on what two items? a. Geography and mission CSSBs provide support on what type of basis if directed on a direct support basis to various organizations? a. Area If we incorporate the CSSB's support maintenance company into the exercise, what assistance can it provide to units within its area?
a. Field maintenance teams 2. Multifunctional Logistics Units at the Tactical Level Looking at the FSC, are they all organized the same way? a. No, they are tailored to the support the maneuver brigade they are attached to. While FSCs are organic to the BSB, what unit are they attached to? a. The maneuver battalions they support. In addition to commanding the FSC, what role does the FSC commander typically play at battalion level? a. The senior logistician What product does the FSC commander help the maneuver battalion S-4 produce in accordance with the supported battalion commander's intent?

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