Religious Items


Religious Disposal Regulations
DoDM 4160.21 Vol4 Page 36

Turn-In Instructions

Candlesticks, vases, candelabras, and candle lighters that are used for religious ceremony but have had no definite religious denomination markings may be turned in to DLA Disposition Services and processed for standard reutilization.

Generating activities will furnish DLA Disposition Services sites with instructions provided by the Chief of Chaplains for disposal of surplus or foreign excess consecrated articles peculiar to each religion and having distinctive denomination markings.


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DD Form 1348-1a


The DD Form 1348-1A the most important document when interacting with DLA Disposition Services. It serves as the receipt for property turned in, and is an important record for auditability. 

Learn how to complete a DDForm-1348-1A .