Jim Kays

BG.pngJim & Jeane Kays
Stood 9th in the Class – would have stood much higher if he did not have to spend so much time helping me.  Created the Systems Engineering Dept at West Point and was 1st Department Head.   Gave 26 Years to the 150s.  Jim’s Friend

Army Distinguished Service Medal

AWARDED FOR ACTIONS
DURING Peace Time Awards
Service: Army
Rank: Brigadier General
GENERAL ORDERS:

United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

CITATION:

(Citation Needed) – SYNOPSIS: Brigadier General James Lee Kays, United States Army, was awarded the Army Distinguished Service Medal for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States culminating as Professor and Head, Department of Engineering, U. S. Military Academy, West Point, New York, from 1989 to 1998.

Legion of Merit

AWARDED FOR ACTIONS
DURING Peace Time Awards
Service: Army
Rank: Brigadier General
GENERAL ORDERS:

United States Military Academy Register of Graduates

CITATION:

(Citation Needed) – SYNOPSIS: Brigadier General James Lee Kays, United States Army, was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States as Professor and Head, Department of Engineering, U. S. Military Academy, West Point, New York, from 1989 to 1998.