May 17, 2005
cadets for 2005-2006 announced
The top eight ranking cadets for the upcoming 2005-2006 academic year
and 18 new company commanders were recently announced at The Citadel,
The Military College of South Carolina. These student military officers,
all of which are rising seniors, will lead the approximately 1,900 members
of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets this coming fall.
to right: William Westmoreland, Jonathan Lovette, John McComas, Ogden
Nash, Matthew Bartomeo, Matthew Henfey, Harry Zinsser, and Morgan
The top eight ranking cadets are:
- Regimental Commander
Fredrick Ogden Nash, Hilton Head Island, S.C.
- Regimental Executive
Officer Matthew Bartomeo, Myrtle Beach, S.C.
- 1st Battalion Commander
Jonathan David Lovette, Summerville, S.C.
- 2nd Battalion Commander
John Nichols McComas, Guyanbo, Puerto Rico
- 3rd Battalion Commander
Matthew Joseph Henfey, Philadelphia, Pa.
- 4th Battalion Commander
Harry Frederick Zinsser III, Melbourne, Fla.
- Regimental Academic
Officer Morgan P. Cina, Valencia, Calif.
- Honor Chairman
William Dean Westmoreland, Greer, S.C.
Each battalion is composed of four to five companies with a total of 450
to 500 cadets in each battalion.
Company commanders for the upcoming year are:
- Alpha Scott Joseph
Dowd, Southborough, Mass.
- Bravo Daniel Burke
Spellacy, St. Louis, Mo.
- Charlie Christopher
John Hafner, Jupiter, Fla.
- Delta Rodney Victor
Baum, Gainesville, Fla.
- Echo Austin Lee
Fenwick, Charlottesville, Va.
- Foxtrot Terrence
E. Jackson, Fayetteville, N.C.
- Golf Todd Berry
Mattox, Winnsboro, S.C.
- Hotel Larry M.
Poole II of Stanford, Ky.
- India Richard Simpson
Ray, Thomasville, Ga.
- Kilo James D. Nash,
- Lima John Henry
Bergmans, Saline, Mich.
- Mike Joseph Cole
Miller, Hixson, Tenn.
- November Heith
Bretnall Robinson, Simpsonville, S.C.
- Oscar Nicholas
Jon Van Dyke, Gilroy, Calif.
- Romeo Lawrence
Foster Girard, Simpsonville, S.C.
- Tango Brian Brennan,
- Regimental Band
Jason Timothy Diefenthaler, Loris, S.C.
- Palmetto Battery
Philip Jeffrey Wingo, Summerville, S.C.