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Col. Allen West Dinner and Rally
August 21 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Allen West was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia in the same neighborhood where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once preached. He is the third of four generations of military servicemen in his family. West holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and two Masters, one from Kansas State University and another from the US Army Command and General Staff Officers College. He is a Senior Fellow at the London Center for Policy Research, a Fox News Contributor, and the author of Guardian of the Republic: An American Ronin’s Journey to Family, Faith and Freedom. West is an avid distance runner, a Master SCUBA diver, and a motorcyclist, and in his spare time he enjoys cheering his beloved Tennessee Volunteers. Lt. Col. West is a legacy life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, life member of the Association of the United States Army, and a member of the Board of Directors for the National Rifle Association. He is married to Dr. Angela Graham-West and they have two daughters, Aubrey a graduate student pursuing her Masters degree and Austen, a college freshman. West’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star; Meritorious Service Medal (two Oak Leaf Clusters); Army Commendation Medal (three Oak Leaf Clusters, one Valor Device); Army Achievement Medal (one Oak Leaf Cluster); Valorous Unit Award; Air Assault Badge; and the Master Parachutist Badge. Lt Col West proudly wears the Army Master Parachutist Badge, the Air Assault Badge, the Navy/Marine Corps Parachutist Insignia, the Italian Parachutist Wings, and the German Proficiency Badge, bronze award.
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