Class of 2024 Graduates CFT and Receives their Flag
On Tuesday, June 29, 2021, the United States Military Academy held a Cadet Field Training Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 2024 at Camp Buckner. During the ceremony, plebes were promoted to yearlings and individual Cadets were recognized for outstanding achievements during the training process. Representatives of the 50-Year-Affiliation Class of 1974 attended the ceremony and gifted the new Yearling Class of 2024, “Like None Before”, with a beautiful Class Flag mounted on a brass-tipped staff that will remain with the class for a lifetime. From this day forward, the flag will be displayed at class events at West Point. Mr. Tim Tyson ’74 presented the flag to the Chair of the 2024 Ring and Crest Committee Cadet Sayana Lopes ’24. Tyson was also accompanied by his classmates, Father MAJ (R) Jerry Deponai ’74, Dr. Jim Loy ’74, COL (R) John Martin ’74, Mr. Lou Vozzo ’74. The following day concluded with an eight-mile ruck march from Camp Buckner to West Point. Photos.