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Cadets of the 1958 commissioning class receive their gold bars in an outdoor ceremony on campus in Lubbock, TX.

Red Raider Military Heritage

Cadets of the 1958 commissioning class receive their gold bars in an outdoor ceremony on campus in Lubbock, TX.

Lieutenant General Robert T. Clark

Commanding General, 5th United States Army

Commissioned in 1971.  2003 Texas Tech Distinguished AlumniAward.  Former commander of the 101st Airborne Division. National War College & Ranger School graduate.  Vietnam & DesertStorm decorated veteran.  .

General (ret) Richard E. Cavazos

Former Commanding General of the US Army Forces Command

Commissioned in 1967.  Army's first Hispanic General Officer. Retired from active duty in 1967.  1976 Texas Tech Distinguished AlumniAward.  Also former Commanding General of III Corps and Fort Hood. Decorated Vietnam veteran and Ranger School graduate.   

Major General (ret) Walter B. Huffman

Dean of the Texas Tech School of Law

Commissioned in 1968.  Former Judge Advocate General, the US Army'shighest ranking military lawyer.  1995 Texas Tech Distinguished AlumniAward.  Retired from active duty in 2001.  Decorated Vietnamveteran.