HEADQUARTERS COMPANY, 1st BATTALION, 1st ROYAL REGIMENT OF FOOT
There is organized a permanent standing Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Royal Regiment of Foot. This unit designation shall apply only to Non-Assigned member. Members are still encouraged to establish Ground Installations in their Areas of Operations (AOs).
The Marshal of the Royal Manticoran Army is the Officer, Commanding (OC) of the Headquarters Company. However an Executive Officer and First Sergeant is appointed for actual operational command.
As the ranks of the RMA increase, the designated unit will upgrade appropriately, with the corresponding officer and senior NCO.
Executive Officer: The Executive Officer of the King William’s Tower Headquarters Company is to be appointed by and serves at the leisure of the Marshal of the Royal Manticoran Army and will have a minimum rank of First Lieutenant. The Executive Officer of King William’s Tower Headquarters Company is considered the acting Officer, Commanding whose duties include but are not limited to;
- Attending to the day-to-day business of the Company,
- Contacting the current members of the Company to determine any time-in-grade promotions, awards, etc… that members may have earned,
- Coordinate with ODCSPER and ODCSOPS to place soldiers that wish to transfer either with other active Units in their area or start Ground Installations in areas where none exist.
First Sergeant: The Headquarters Company’s First Sergeant is appointed by and serves at the leisure of the Marshal of the Royal Manticoran Army and has a rank of First Sergeant. The First Sergeant has the following duties, but are not limited to;
Assisting the Executive Officer with the day-to-day business of the Headquarters Company.
The Executive Officer composes a monthly report detailing awards, promotions, transfers in and out, etc… and sends that report directly to the Marshal of the Royal Manticoran Army no later than the 5th of each month, with a copy of the same report sent to ODCSOPS.
Guidon and Unit Patch
Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Royal Regiment of Foot is authorized the attached guidon and unit patch (for wear on the left shoulder).