(SUSPENSE DATE FOR NOMINATIONS: May 1 each year.)
This Form is to be used for the submission
of all nominations for the DUSTOFF Association Hall of Fame. It may be
reproduced locally or additional copies may be obtained from The DUSTOFF
Association Secretary by writing to: DUSTOFF Association, P. O. Box 8091,
Wainwright Station, San Antonio, TX 78208.
The DUSTOFF Association sponsored Hall of
Fame honors those persons who have made a) an outstanding contribution to
DUSTOFF Aviation over an extended period, b) a doctrinal or technical
contribution, c) an innovation with an identifiable impact on DUSTOFF Aviation,
d) efforts that were an inspiration to others, or e) any combination of the
foregoing, and records the excellence of their achievements for posterity. All
persons are eligible for induction, except active duty Generals and Colonels.
Membership in DUSTOFF Association is not a requirement for individuals nominated
for the DUSTOFF Hall of Fame. A two-year waiting period must elapse following
the death of the nominee. Any individual, military or civilian, may nominate an
individual for the DUSTOFF Hall of Fame consideration.
explanation and expansion of criteria is provided in this white paper.
The DUSTOFF Association Hall of Fame
Executive Council will consider only the following in making its
 A 160-word summary of the
accomplishments of the individual nominee.
 A Narrative of not more than 1,200
words documenting the accomplishments and qualifying attributes of the
 The nomination must include a
photograph of the nominee in any size, preferably in color.
Any person may submit this Nomination Form
directly to the DUSTOFF Association Hall of Fame Executive Council for
consideration. Nominations should be postmarked not later than May 1 and mailed
or express-mailed to DUSTOFF Association, ATTN: Hall of Fame Executive Council;
P.O. Box 8091 Wainwright Sta.; San Antonio, TX 78208. Nominations material - to
include photographs – will not be returned. Submission by electronic means
is also available. E-mail files in either PDF or MS Word format to
The Executive Council, which is composed of
current officers and former Presidents of the Association, is responsible for
validating that the candidates meet the Hall of Fame criteria and selecting a
specific number of candidates from all nominees received for placement on the
DUSTOFF Association Hall of Fame Ballot.
The selected candidates, their narratives
and their photos will be published in a ballot to be mailed to all DUSTOFF
members in good standing. These members will be asked to vote for their choice
of the Inductees (or for None) from those candidates appearing in the ballot.
Balloting is conducted annually. A nominee must receive 2/3's of the votes cast
to be elected.
The induction will take place at the Annual
Reunion in February each year. The Hall of Fame is located at the U.S. Army
Medical Department Museum in Fort Sam Houston, TX. Brass plaques honoring the
Inductees will be placed on the Hall of Fame Wall. Plaques will be purchased as
funds are available. Induction to the Hall of Fame will not be delayed due to
lack of funds for the plaque.
Post Office Box 8091, Wainwright Sta.
San Antonio, TX 78208