Two alumni inducted into Georgia Military Veterans Hall of Fame

Maj. Gen. James Adrian Guest, ’60
Two UNG alumni and retired U.S. Army generals joined the ranks of the Georgia Military Veterans Hall of Fame. Maj. Gen. James Adrian Guest, ’60, from Toccoa, Georgia, and Maj. Gen. Jack Cox Wheeler, ’61, from Fayetteville, Georgia, were inducted into the Hall of Fame on Nov. 2. Both were presented with the Georgia Military.

Veterans Hall of Fame medallion, certificate and coin. Both men served in the Vietnam War.

The two men were among 15 veterans from the branches of the Army, Navy and Marine Corps to be nominated for the Class of 2019. UNG alumni account for 13 of the 115 inductees since the Hall of Fame was established in 2013.

Maj. Gen. Jack Cox Wheeler, ’61