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Clyde Albert Hennies Edit Profile

also known as Lou Hennies

consultant , Military officer , State official , business owner

Clyde Albert Hennies, American Military officer, state official. President Broad St. Association, Ozark, since 1990; board directors Flowers Performing Arts Center, 1992; Executive Board Boys and Girls Club of America, since 1994. Member Association United States Army, National Wild Turkey Federation, Army Aviation Association American, Rotary.


Hennies, Clyde Albert was born on October 31, 1935 in Manly, Iowa, United States. Son of William Albert and Dorothy Lucille (Harrington) Hennies.


Bachelor of General Studies in Political Science, University Nebraska, Omaha, 1972. Master of Arts in Journalism, University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1983. Master of Science in Public Administration, Shippensburg University, Pennsylvania, 1983.


Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Army, since 1963, advanced through grades to major general, 1996. Commander 4 Units and S-3, 3 combat tours RVN 7th Squadron, 17th Cavalry, 17th Aviation Group, Vietnam, 1966—1971. Chief public affairs headquarters United States Army Europe and Seventh Army, 1983-1984.

Commander TF160 Army Special Operations Aviation, 1985-1986. Deputy chief public affairs Office Chief of Public Affairs, Washington, 1986-1989. Commanding general United States Army Safety Center/Director Army Safety, Fort Rucker, Alabama, 1989-1991.

Adjunct general headquarters State Area Command, Alabama Army National Guard, Montgomery, 1995-1999. President Lyman Ward Military Academy, Camp Hill, Alabama, 1999—2003. Owner Hennies Group, Inc., Ozark, Alabama, since 1991.

Advisor film industry on Firebird, 1989—1990. Member Governor's National Guard Advisory Commission.


The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.


The use of force may be supported in extreme situations and when the need to do so is beyond reasonable doubt.


Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity or nationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.


President Broad St. Association, Ozark, Alabama, since 1990. Charter member executive board Boys and Girls Club of America, since 1994. Member executive board Army Aviation Heritage Foundation.

Trustee National Defense Industrial Association. Board directors Army Aviation Museum. Member Army Aviation Association American (member at-large, national executive board), Association United States Army, National Wild Turkey Federation, Rotary International.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: training gun dogs, hunting, music/performing arts, golf, handball.


Married Connie Lee Baker, June 12, 1974. Children: David Lowthian, Geoffrey Lowthian.

William Albert Hennies

Dorothy Lucille (Harrington) Hennies

Connie Lee Baker

David Lowthian Hennies

Geoffrey Lowthian Hennies