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31

Disasters resulting in death must be reported to BUMED by message type?

Priority

32

Info cannot be released to the NOK or news media unless instruction is given by who?

BUMED and the Navy Casualty Office

33

Progress reports should be dispatched every 24 hours when search and recover ops last longer than how many hours?

36

34

What is required to substantiate identification?

2 statements of recognition and dental or fingerprint comparison

35

Personal effects will be disposed of in accordance with what?

NAVSUP P-485 or MARCORCASPROCMAN, MCO P3040.4

36

Personnel casualty reports ICO those pending identification will have what status?

DSTWUN (Duty Status Whereabouts Unknown)

37

Annual contracts are awarded to funeral directors anticipating how many deaths per year?

3

38

When a PADD makes private arrangements, what statement of disposition should be briefed by the CACO?

CJMAB 5360/1

39

Funeral services are what type of expenses?

Secondary

40

Remains should be refrigerated at what temperature?

36-40F (2.2-4.4C)

41

Geographic Responsibilities for Mortuary Operations are set forth in what instruction?

CINCPACINST 5360.1

42

What must be included with remains at a CONUS point of entry?

3 signed copies of DD Form 2064, Certificate of death (overseas), at least TWO DD Form 565 Statement of recognition

43

Remains transported in a transfer case will be wrapped how?

White cotton sheet and second wrapping of polyethylene cover secured with pressure sensitive tape or heat sealed.

44

What two sized caskets are there?

Standard = 23x78", Oversized 25x85" (Each is 18-gauge silver tone metal sealer with a cut top)

45

When is cremation authorized?

When requested in writing (but not permitted if any member of PADD or SNOK objects)

46

Who has final determination for civilian personnel attending burial at sea?

CNO

47

What method of transportation is authorized in the US?

Govt air (must be authorized by CNO OP-414), commercial air, chartered air taxi, funeral coach

48

When an escort is not authorized, cremains may be transported how?

Registered mail (preferred method), air, surface transportation

49

How are transfer cases marked for victims of communicable diseases?

Gummed 2"x4" label marked "CONTAGIOUS" at head end

50

What type of expeditious flight usually transports from outside the contiguous 48?

AMC (Air Mobility Command)

51

What must accompany remains when sent to a destination outside the contiguous 48?

10 certified copies of the civilian certificate of death

52

How many escorts may accompany remains?

1

53

When remains are sent from OCONUS to CONUS via AMC, who acts as the escort during transportation?

Aircraft commander

54

Unless special escort is required, what is the criteria for selection?

Same branch of service, status and pay grade of deceased

55

What document aids the transporting command in the instruction of the escort?

Manual for Escorts of Deceased Naval Personnel, NAVPERS 15555 series

56

Unless special escort is required, what is the criteria for selection?

Same branch of service, status and pay grade of deceased

57

What personnel does the CO appoint on the inventory board?

Two members, one is normally an officer

58

Inventory should be recorded on what form?

NAVSUP Form 29, Inventory of Personal Effects

59

How many copies of the NAVSUP Form 29 are prepared and signed by the inventory board?

5 (original and 4 copies all sent to the SUPPO)

60

What happens to the three signed copies of the NAVSUP 29 that the SUPPO returns to the inventory board?

Sends one to NAVPERSCOM, files 1 in service record, sends 1 to the officer who appointed the board