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Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armies in the Field. Geneva, 27 July 1929.
Chapter VII : Application and execution of the convention - Art. 26.
Art 26. The Commanders-in-Chief of belligerent armies shall arrange the details for carrying out the preceding articles
as well as for cases not provided for in accordance with the instructions of their respective Governments and in conformity with the general principles of the present Convention.