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Release No: 024-97
February 18, 1997

Secretary Cohen to Address DoD Black History Month Observance, Feb. 19th

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will speak at the opening ceremony for the Department of Defense's Observance of Black History Month on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1997, at 2 p.m. (EST) in the Pentagon Auditorium, 5A1070.

After the opening ceremony, media are invited to attend the dedication of the African Americans in Defense of Nation Corridor and unveiling of the Medal of Honor Exhibit on the third floor, A ring, between corridors two and three.

Media wishing to attend should contact Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0168

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