General John Abizaid, who became the highest ranking Arab-American general officer
in America's history and graduate of West Point has endorsed Audie. In addition he was the youngest four star general
in the Army and the longest serving Commander
in the history
of U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM).
General Abizaid for news junkies is a household name as he was mentioned in virtually every nightly newscast in 2003-2007 when he was Commander of CENTCOM. As CENTCOM Commander he was responsible for the overall conduct of the war and he was the successor of CENTCOM Commander General Tommy Franks, who has also signed the petition.
General Abizaid was also during his active duty time Commandant of Cadets
at West Point.
General Abizaid is very respected and is an international expert on the Middle East, and has been knighted by the government of Australia.
Here is his bio:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Abizaid
Here is his endorsement: