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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 165-96
May 20, 1996

Memorial Services set for Admiral Boorda at Washington National Cathedral

A memorial service for Admiral Mike Boorda, former Chief of Naval Operations, will be held Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. (EDT) at the Washington National Cathedral. President Clinton will attend the memorial service. Broadcast coverage is by White House and network pool only. Print media interested in covering the memorial service at Washington National Cathedral should contact either Susan Harrison, cathedral media relations officer at (202) 537-5521 or Lt. Karl Johnson, Naval District Washington public affairs officer at (202) 433-2218.

A private funeral service for Admiral Boorda is being arranged by his family and will not be open to the general public or media.

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