Command and Staff
Assumes staff responsibility for civil-military operations in the
absence of an S5 (corresponds generally to those stated for the
G5 in FM 101-5).
The S4/G4 is the principal staff officer for logistics and is responsible
for the following:
Ensures supply and equipment requirements are requisitioned,
procured, stored, distributed, accounted for, and secured.
Ensures that all equipment is properly maintained, including
monitoring and analyzing the maintenance status, determining
maintenance requirements, and recommending maintenance
Supplies transportation support required by the command.
Provides services, including facilities, installations, real estate,
real property, food service, fire protection, and personal
A division G5 is the principal staff officer for the commander in all
matters pertaining to the civilian impact on military operations and
the political, economic, and social effects of military operations on
civilian personnel in the area of operations. The G5 is responsible for
Advises, assists, and makes recommendations relating to civil-
military operations, including the impact of psychological
operations (in coordination with the G3) on the civilian
10 May 2005