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General Clark to Deliver Keynote Remarks at Lyon College Commencement

MAY 5, 2005 - Posted at 4:01 p.m. CDT

 

BATESVILLE, AR - Retired General Wesley Clark will deliver the keynote address and receive an honorary degree at commencement ceremonies at Lyon College Saturday.

The event is set for 9 a.m. at Couch Garden on the Lyon campus.

Clark is one of the nation's most distinguished retired military officers.  During 34 years of service in the U.S. Army, he rose to the rank of 4-star general as the Supreme Allied Commander of NATO's European forces.

Clark was an unsuccesful candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination last year.

 

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