Proud and True Award - 2021

The Class of 1972 Proud and True Award recognizes those whose lifetime leadership and service that we, as a class, want to honor and recognize. 

This includes their positive influence on the class while at West Point and/or after graduation as well as their exemplary service to the Nation consistent with the ideals of West Point and our motto "Proud and True."
Please note, currently recipients may not be a member or former member of the Class.
Nominees from all walks of life (i.e. civilians) are welcome.

Established in 2013, the award is presented at class mini-reunions based the votes of class officers and members of the reunion committee. Prior recipients include:
  • former USMA Basketball Coach Bobby Knight (2013);
  • COL (Ret) Fred Peters (2014);
  • COL (Ret) Robert A. (Tex) Turner (2014);
  • LTG (Ret) Robert F. Foley (2015);
  • Chaplain (COL Ret) Andrew Seidel (2018);
  • LTG (Ret) Thomas Griffin (2019);
  • LTG (Ret) Glynn Mallory (2019), and
  • COL (Ret) Terry Wallace (2019).

Please contact Tom Hendrix for detailed information about nomination requirements or any questions at hendrix1@pa.net, (H) 717-245-2549 (M) 717-991-9887. Completed nominations are due to Tom by 1 April 2021!
 

Proud and True Award

The Class of 1972 Proud and True award recognizes those whose lifetime leadership and service we, as a class, want to honor and recognize.  This includes their positive influence on the class while at West Point and/or after graduation as well as their exemplary service to the Nation consistent with the ideals of West Point and our motto “Proud and True.” Recipients may not be a member or former member of the Class. Nominees from all walks of life (i.e. civilians) are welcome.

Established in 2013, the award is presented at class mini-reunions based the votes of class officers and members of the reunion committee. Prior recipients include:
2013 - Former USMA Basketball Coach Bobby Knight.
2014 - COL (Ret) Fred Peters and COL (Ret) Robert A. (Tex) Turner
2015 - LTG (Ret) Robert F. Foley
2018 - Chaplain (COL Ret) Andrew Seidel
2019 -  LTG (Ret) Thomas Griffin, LTG (Ret) Glynn Mallory, and COL (Ret) Terry Wallace