Tracer Prerequisites, Continued
All data necessary to initiate the tracer have been collected. Specifically, this
The transportation control number (TCN).
The DOD Activity Address Code (DODAAC) of the shipper.
The date of shipment or lift.
The data necessary to initiate a tracer request is generally available in the
MILSTRIP shipment status record or in other documentation such a the bill of
lading (either the Through Government Bill of Lading (TGBL), the Government
Bill of Lading (GBL) or Commercial Bill of Lading (CBL).
Army activities use the data in the Shipment Detail Lift Notice (D1
BDD). If this document has not been received, it is requested by
submitting a requisition (document) number inquiry to the Army
Materiel Command (AMC) Logistics Control Activity (LCA).
This request is submitted using the Defense Automatic Addressing
System or by mail to:
Presidio of San Francisco, CA 94129-6000