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About AMLC

Army Medical Logistics Command

AMLC is a subordinate command under the U.S. Army Communications - Electronics Command (CECOM), which is part of the U.S. Army Materiel Command. 

AMLC is the Army’s Class VIII Life Cycle Management Command (LCMC), delivering phase zero readiness to the force while executing the medical materiel management functions for the combatant commands in order to set and sustain operational medical capabilities in all phases in response to Large Scale Combat Operations (LSCO) and Multi-domain Operations (MDO).
The AMLC consists of a headquarters located at Fort Detrick, Maryland, which oversees three subordinate commands:


  • Medical materiel storage and distribution
  • Supply chain management and integration
  • Synchronized medical acquisition and sustainment activities
  • Contingency programs & prepositioned stocks
  • Medical maintenance
  • Industrial base partnerships
  • Vaccine and medication storage & distribution
  • Logistics assistance and training
  • Medical foreign military sales
  • Optical fabrication