NAVY - NAVSUP PUB 486
FOOD SERVICE MANAGEMENT GENERAL MESSES
|Publication Date:||1 January 2004|
PURPOSE. The procedures contained in this publication establish policy for the operation and management of Navy general messes afloat and ashore. The procedures are designed to assist food service personnel in the proper performance of their assigned duties and to aid them in understanding and fulfilling the responsibilities of their individual tasks associated with general mess operations.
The procedures in this publication are the minimum essential to good food service management and are mandatory unless specifically stated as being optional. However, these procedures are not limiting when conditions warrant additional controls, and heads of supply departments, commanding officers, or higher authority may supplement procedures not in conflict with this publication when it is considered necessary.
There is no longer a companion publication, all general mess policies are contained in this publication.