While earlier guidance indicated that the SCMO must "ensure that the secured PE and OCIE is .
This property was never inventoried by the SCMO because it traveled with the Soldier to the MTF.
The PE of evacuated Soldiers are safer in the hands of the SCMO and others who are dedicated to ensuring their return to the Soldier.
If the commander reasonably believes the injuries are of such severity that the Soldier will not return to the unit, the commander should immediately place the PE into the JPED system by appointing and a SCMO.
2 ("The SCMO will perform an inventory within 12 hours using Two-person control of all safeguarded equipment.
1 ("ALARACT 153/2006 091926z Aug 2006, SCMO checklist, is rescinded.
22) ALARACT 235/2007, supra note 13, SCMO Checklist ("Personally escort the PE to the MACP within 72 hours from the date of the incident.