Wesley Clark is an American retired four-star general in the U.S. Army. He spent 34 years in the Army and the Department of Defense, receiving many military decorations, several honorary knighthoods, and a Presidential Medal of Freedom. He commanded Operation Allied Force in the Kosovo War during his term as the Supreme Allied Commander Europe of NATO from 1997 to 2000. He joined the 2004 race for the Democratic Party presidential nomination as a drafted candidate, but withdrew from the primary race on February 11, 2004 in favor of campaigning for the eventual Democratic nominee, John Kerry.
Clark currently leads a political action committee “WesPAC: Securing America”. He is considered a potential candidate for the Democratic nomination in 2008. He has been awarded numerous honors, awards, and knighthoods over the course of his military and civilian career. Notable military awards include the Defense Distinguished Service Medal with four oak leaf clusters, the Legion of Merit with three oak leaf clusters, the Silver Star, and the Bronze Star Medal with an oak leaf cluster. He has also received some honors as a civilian, such as the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2000. + Source- Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wesley_Clark