JEB Stuart's West Point Class Ring, gold with a green stone depicting the West Point insignia. This ring was given to him by his mother and father when he graduated in 1854. The engraved gold ring mount is identical to other West Point rings from the Class of 1854.  Since West Point graduates wore their rings as a symbol of pride and accomplishment, this ring very well could have been removed from his finger at death by his wife Flora.  Heritage Auctions

JEB Stuart's West Point Class Ring, gold with a green stone depicting the West Point insignia. This ring was - Available at 2006 December Signature Civil.

West Point graduates toss their hats in the air at the conclusion of the U.S. Military Academy Class of 2017 graduation ceremony at Michie Stadium in West Point, N.Y., on May 27, 2017. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis addressed the 950 graduating cadets during the ceremony. Photograph by Eduardo Munoz Alvarez—@gettyimages.

West Point graduates toss their hats in the air at the conclusion of the U.

West Point graduation ceremony

West Point graduation ceremony

Robert E. Lee , a new West Point Graduate (2nd in his 1829 class).

Lee , a new West Point Graduate in his 1829 class). Painted by William Edward West.

First female West Point graduates in 1980.

On July for the first time in history, women enrolled into the United States Military Academy. On May 62 of these female cadets graduated and were commissioned as second lieutenants in the U.

*JEB STUART's~West Point Class Ring, gold with a green stone depicting the West Point insignia. This ring was given to him by his mother and father when he graduated in 1854.

Military & Patriotic:Civil War, JEB Stuart's West Point Class Ring, gold with a green stonedepicting the West Point insignia. This ring was given to him by.

Henry O. Flipper of Georgia became the first black graduate in 1877, graduating 50th in a class of 76… Henry Ossian Flipper (21 March 1856 – 3 May 1940) was an American soldier, former slave, and the first African American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1877, earning a commission as a 2nd lieutenant in the US Army.Following Flipper’s commission, he was transferred to one of the all-black regiments serving in the US Army which were histori...

Henry O. Flipper of Georgia became the first black graduate in graduating in a class of Henry Ossian Flipper March 1856 – 3 May was an American soldier, former slave, and the first African American to graduate from the United Stat

Major General George B. ” Little Mac” McClellan General in Chief: Nov.1, 1861 – March 11, 1862 West Point: Graduates 1846 (2nd in class of 59)

Major General George B. ” Little Mac” McClellan General in Chief: 1861 – March 1862 West Point: Graduates 1846 in class of

Grant from West Point to Appomattox, an 1885 engraving by Thure de Thulstrup. Clockwise from lower left: Graduation from West Point (1843); In the tower at Chapultepec (1847); Drilling his Volunteers (1861); The Battle of Fort Donelson (1862); The Battle of Shiloh (1862); The Siege of Vicksburg (1863); The Battle of Chattanooga (1863); Appointment as Lieutenant General by Abraham Lincoln (1864); The Surrender of General Robert E. Lee at Appomattox Court House (1865)

Grant's portrait is in the middle of a picture surrounded by his chronological military history starting with graduating from West Point, next the Mexican-American War, and finally Civil War events and battle scenes.

Colonel Maritza Sáenz Ryan (born c. 1960), is a United States Army officer, and the head of the Department of Law at the United States Military Academy. She is the first woman and first Hispanic (Puerto Rican and Spanish heritage) West Point graduate to serve as an academic department head.

"In Blood and Spirit" by Colonel Maritza Sáenz Ryan, professor and head of the Department of Law, United States Military Academy at West Point, which recently inaugurated the West Point Center for the Rule of Law

Second Lieutenant Emily Perez.  The first African American and Latino decent. woman Corps Commander Sergeant Major at West Point.Graduated top 10 percent of her class. As platoon leader, she insisted on leading her troops from the front. Before shipping out to Iraq with the 204 Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, she flew to be a bone marrow donor for a stranger. At 23, she was the 64th woman from the U.S. military killed in Iraq or Afghanistan. September, 2006.

Emily Perez, was the first female African American Cadet Command Sergeant Major in the history of the U. Military Academy at West Point. She was deployed to Iraq in December as a Medical Service Corps officer and killed when a makeshift bomb exploded ne

Major General Irvin McDowell West Point Graduates 1838 ( Classmate of P.G.T.Beauregard)

Major General Irvin McDowell West Point Graduates 1838 ( Classmate of P.

I LOVE Fort Davis National Historic Site!!! Henry O. Flipper, First Black American Graduate of West Point

Flipper, First African American Graduate of West Point. Looking at his statue in the library is what helped motivate me to complete my plebe year at West Point.

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