Lt. Col. Allen West will speak at a free event on campus.
University of Memphis
3675 Alumni Ave
Memphis, TN 38152
Allen West was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia in the same neighborhood where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once preached. He is the third of four generations of military servicemen in his family. West was commissioned through ROTC at the University of Tennessee as a Second Lieutenant (2LT) on July 31, 1982. He entered…