General Clarence McKnight, USA (ret.) “was born in Memphis, Tennessee in 1929 and graduated West Point in 1952.He rose
to general officer status going on to head both tactical and strategic communications commands before becoming deputy commandant
and commandant of the Signal Training Centre and commanding general of Fort Gordon in 1976. After eighteen months, he became
the first three-star commander of the Army Communications Command, Fort Huachuca, with more than 33,000 soldiers and civilians
spread throughout fourteen countries. At Fort Gordon, he witnessed the merger of tactical and strategic communications.”
Lieutenant General Clarence McKnight is the author of From Pigeons to Tweets.