Release No: 204-99
July 20, 1999
Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will host an honor cordon to welcome former Secretary of Defense William J. Perry to the Pentagon at 10:15 a.m. EDT, Wednesday, July 21, 1999. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance.
Following the cordon, Cohen and Perry will make brief remarks at a ceremony for the unveiling of Perry's official portrait in the Pentagon Auditorium, Room 5A1070.
Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 10 a.m. EDT. Media interested in audiovisual coverage of these events may contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.