Religious Support Planning
Section II Mission Essential Task List
The chaplain will develop a UMT mission essential task list (METL)
that supports the commander's METL.
Some UMT tasks (which may be integrated into the UMT METL)
Worship, devotional, or prayer services.
Pastoral or crisis counseling.
Battle fatigue RS.
Aid station or hospital visitation.
Advising the commander on religion, morals, morale, and
RS planning and resupply.
The chaplain assistant assists the chaplain in developing the UMT
METL. Only the commander can approve the METL (see FM 7-1).
Note: There may be only one mission essential RS task for a given
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