committee

Capitalize only when specifying a specific committee by name. Do not capitalize when referring to a specific body with only the word “committee.”

The Investment Committee meets two weeks prior to the full board.

The committee needs this time to prepare its investment results for presentation to the board.

company

Unit of affiliation; cadets are assigned to one of 20 companies housed in five battalions (or barracks).

  • First Battalion (Murray Barracks)
    • Alpha, Bravo, Charlie, and Delta Companies
  • Second Battalion (Padgett-Thomas Barracks)
    • Echo, F-Troop, Golf, Hotel, and Band Companies
  • Third Battalion (Law Barracks)
    • India, Kilo, Lima, and Mike Companies
  • Fourth Battalion (Watts Barracks)
    • November, Oscar, Romeo, and Tango Companies
  • Fifth Battalion (Stevens Barracks)
    • Palmetto Battery; Papa, Sierra, and Victor Companies

Capitalize only when referring to specific cadet companies:

  • Each cadet company is assigned a TAC officer.
  • The commander of Charlie Company is from Sumter, S.C.