At Cooper Field, Fort Hood, Texas, the U.S. Army 1ST Cavalry Division Headquarters, hold a retirement ceremony in honor of GEN. Leon J. LaPorte. GEN. LaPorte, is retiring after nearly 38 years of service. Here GEN. Peter J. Schoomaker, CHIEF of STAFF of the Army, presents the Distinguished Service Medal to GEN. LaPorte. (U.S. Army PHOTO by Christopher Varville, CIV) (Released)