Wheeler Medal

Wheeler_MedalThe Wheeler Medal is named in honor of Lt. Gen. Raymond A. Wheeler, U.S. Army.

Presented for outstanding contribution to military engineering by a civilian or military member of the Army. The medal was first awarded in 1955.

Criteria: Outstanding contributions to military engineering through achievement in design, construction, administration, research, or development culminating in the year for which nominated.

Eligibility: Military or civilian member of Army, active, inactive or retired.

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Past Wheeler medal Recipients:


  • 2013 Rumanda K. Young, AICP, LEED AP
  • 2012 Kurt J. Kinnevan, P.E.
  • 2011 Patrick M. Coullahan, P.E., PMP, CFM, F.SAME
  • 2010 Curtis A. Heckelman, P.E., PMP
  • 2009 Col. Alvin B. Lee, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • 2008 Brian T. Giacomozzi, P.E., PMP, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Forth Worth District
  • 2007 James M. Thomasson, P.E., U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Norfolk District
  • 2006 William A. Sorrentino Jr., P.E., PMP
  • 2005 Walter O. Baumy, Jr., P.E., U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • 2004 Col. Thomas L. Koning, USA
  • 2003 Brig. Gen. Steven R. Hawkins, USA
  • 2002 Larry N. Lynch, Ph.D
  • 2001 Curt P. Betts, P.E.
  • 2000 Lewis E. Link, Jr., Ph.D.
  • 1999 Raymond S. Rollings, Ph.D
  • 1998 David A. Homer, Ph.D.
  • 1997 Albert J. Bush III, Ph.D.
  • 1996 Peggy S. Grubbs, P.E., PMP
  • 1995 Col. Donald T. Wynn, USA
  • 1994 Richard C. Armstrong
  • 1993 Michael J. Abeln
  • 1992 Col. Terrence C. Salt, USA
  • 1991 Brig. Gen. Ralph V. Locurcio, USA
  • 1990 Col. Donald E. Hazen, USA
  • 1989 Maj. Sam A. Bacharach, USA
  • 1988 Anthony F. Leketa
  • 1987 Donald J. Clement
  • 1986 Col. John I. Coats, USA
  • 1985 Col. Steven G. West, USA
  • 1984 Maj. Stewart H. Bornhoft, USA
  • 1983 John J. Blake
  • 1982 Maj. Gen. John E Wall, Jr., USA
  • 1981 Joe G. Higgs
  • 1980 Maj. Wendell L. Barnes, USA
  • 1979 Col. Cranston R. Rogers, USA
  • 1978 Lt. Col. Richard H. Gates, USA
  • 1977 Benjamin G. DeCooke
  • 1976 William J. Flathau
  • 1975 Capt. Anthony V. Nida, USA
  • 1974 Lloyd A. Duscha
  • 1973 Ronald H. Gelnett
  • 1972 Col. John L. Lillibridg, USA
  • 1971 Maj. Gen. Robert P. Young, USA
  • 1970 Col. Robert 0. Brugge, USA
  • 1969 Lee Stanford Garrett
  • 1968 Eugene Groden
  • 1967 COL KennethT. Sawyer, USA
  • 1966 Maj. Gen. Robert R. Ploger, USA
  • 1965 Capt. Paul L. Miles, Jr., USA
  • 1964 Lt. Col. Robert J. Malley, USA
  • 1963 Joseph J. Koperski
  • 1962 Col. Charles C. Noble, USA
  • 1961 Col. Carter Page, USA
  • 1960 Col. Carlin H. Whitesell, USA
  • 1959 Col. Loren W. Olmstead, USA
  • 1958 Donald E. Eppert
  • 1957 Brig. Gen. William F. Cassidy , USA
  • 1956 Jacque S. Minnotte
  • 1955 Harry N. Lowe, Jr.

 

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