50. COMPANY HEADQUARTERS. a. Composition. Company headquarters includes the regimental sup- ply officer, the assistant supply officer, the company commander, and the personnel necessary to assist the latter in the control and administration of the company. Company headquarters personnel are di- vided, according to their duties, into two groups--a command group and an administration group.
b. Command group. (1) The command group is composed of the-
Regimental supply officer, S-4.
Warrant officer, supply, administrative.
Bugler and messenger (who also act as truck
(2) Principal duties of command group personnel are:
(a) The regimental supply officer supervises the operation of the regimental supply service and is responsible to the regimental commander for its proper functioning. (See par. 4.)
(b) In addition to his duties as company com- mander, the service company commander assists the regimental supply officer in effecting regimental supply. He is responsible for the discipline, admini- stration, and training of his company. The special training of personnel performing duties under the