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Texas Army base Fort Hood is renamed for Hispanic 4-star general Richard Cavazos

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Traffic flows past a welcome sign at Fort Hood, which is being renamed in honor of Richard Edward Cavazos, the Army

The redesignation of the installation is part of the military’s larger effort to rename bases and other sites associated with the Confederacy. Cavazos is the Army’s first Hispanic four-star general.

(Image credit: Tony Gutierrez/AP)


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