TITLE

Clinton Pardons 1st Black West Point Graduate Henry O. Flipper 117 Yrs. After

PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Jet;03/08/99, Vol. 95 Issue 14, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a posthumous pardon of Henry O. Flipper, the first black graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, by President Bill Clinton. Reasons for Flipper's dishonorable discharge 117 years ago; Details of the ceremony.
ACCESSION #
1594190

 

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