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Defense Supply Center – When the Defense Supply Agency began operations in 1962 it controlled eight specialist supply centers:

  • Defense Clothing & Textile Supply Center, Philadelphia

  • Defense Construction Supply Center, Columbus, Ohio

  • Defense General Supply Center, Richmond, Va

  • Defense Medical Supply Center, Brooklyn, New York

  • Defense Petroleum Supply Center, Washington, D.C.

  • Defense Subsistence Supply Center, Chicago, Ill

  • Defense Traffic Management Service, Washington, D.C.

  • Defense Logistics Services Center, Washington, D.C.


Each center was responsible for procurement, distribution, inventory management and accounting.