The enlisted soldier is responsible for all items issued to him weather it be a weapon, NVG's, clothes, a vehicle, or another personal. Accountability of another personal is a very sensitive item, probably the most sensitive item for anyone. Accountability is also a way for a key leader to see that he has everyone he is responsible for.
Accountability is being dependable-arriving to work and appointments on time, meeting deadlines, being in the right place at the right time, doing the right thing at the right time. Morning formation is the most important formation of the day. It is made to get accountability of everyone and put out any information that needs to be dealt with. Without having accountability there is no knowledge of where everybody is or what's going on. Accountability is extreamly important at this point of time, everyone is off doing other missions while the rest of us are still with the main group. With the holidays comimg up the importance of accountability will heighten even more. With people going on leave and coming back off leave and others comeing off missions such as opfore and school, and trying to keep up with everyone and getting information out to everyone then accountability is that much more important.actions. With this many people believe that within ethics lies the accountability factor. Accountability is responsibility to someone or for some activity. Within the Army each individual soldier is held to a high amount of accountability through their everyday duties such as formation.
Accountability is an essential element in a soldier’s daily duties, as well as commitment to the United States. Accountability not only helps a soldier, but the entire chain of command by keeping track of things that are necessary and vital to everyone’s safety. The United States Army values dependable individuals who are able to arrive to formation, work and other duties applicable to my duties as a soldier.