Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld announced today that the president has made the following nominations:
Army Brig. Gen. George W. Weightman for appointment to the rank of major general, Army Medical Department. Weightman is currently serving as commanding general, 44th Medical Command/corps surgeon, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N. C.
Army Col. Carla G. Hawley-Bowland for appointment to the rank of brigadier general, Army Medical Department. Hawley-Bowland is currently serving as chief, Consultants Branch, U.S. Army Medical Command, Fort Sam Houston, Texas.