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News Releases

News Releases are official statements of the Department of Defense. News releases issued within the past 30 days are listed below. Older news releases are available from the news release archive page. News releases are also available by e-mail subscription. Go to DOD News for more information and for links to other news items.

09/30/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/30/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/30/2004:   Defense Task Force Civilian Co-Chair Selected
09/30/2004:   Navy to Christen New Guided-Missile Destroyer
09/29/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/29/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/29/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of September 29, 2004
09/28/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/28/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/27/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/27/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/27/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/27/2004:   General Officer Assignments
09/27/2004:   General Officer Announcement
09/27/2004:   Flag Officer Assignments
09/25/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
09/24/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/24/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/24/2004:   General Officer Announcement
09/23/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/23/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/23/2004:   DoD Wins 2004 E-GOV Enterprise Architecture Award
09/23/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/23/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/23/2004:   General Officer Announcements
09/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
09/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/22/2004:   DoD Announces Broader Access to FVAP Web Site
09/22/2004:   Defense POW/MIA Official Concludes Talks in Russia
09/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/22/2004:   DoD Hosts International Congress on Military Medicine
09/22/2004:   Transfer of Detainees Completed
09/22/2004:   Defense Department Announces Sexual Harassment Task Force
09/22/2004:   Transfer of Detainees Completed
09/22/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of September 22, 2004
09/22/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/21/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
09/20/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/18/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/18/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/18/2004:   Transfer of Detainees Completed
09/17/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/17/2004:   Four Winners Selected for Modeling and Simulation Awards
09/17/2004:   2004 Maintenance Symposium, Exhibition Set for Houston
09/17/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/16/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/16/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/16/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualties
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/15/2004:   Administrative Review Implementation Directive Issued
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
09/15/2004:   Navy To Commission New Guided-Missile Destroyer Chung-Hoon
09/15/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of September 15, 2004
09/15/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/14/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/14/2004:   Some Military to Get Break on Medicare Part B Premiums
09/14/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/14/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/14/2004:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
09/14/2004:   General Officer Announcements
09/13/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/13/2004:   Dod Identifies Marine Casualty
09/11/2004:   Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld Remarks at Wreath Laying Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery
09/10/2004:   Department of Defense Statement on Seymour Hersh Book
09/10/2004:   Flag Officer Announcement
09/10/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/10/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/10/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/10/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/10/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/09/2004:   EPA Recognizes Armed Forces Pest Management Board
09/09/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/09/2004:   Navy Honors Sept. 11 by Naming New Ships for Arlington and Somerset
09/09/2004:   Remains of American MIAs Found in North Korea
09/09/2004:   Commander Named for Sexual Assault Task Force
09/09/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/08/2004:   2004 Maintenance Award Winners Announced
09/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/08/2004:   Tina Jonas Officially Welcomed as Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller)
09/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty
09/08/2004:   Flag Officer Assignment
09/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/08/2004:   National Guard & Reserve Mobilized as of September 8, 2004
09/08/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
09/07/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/07/2004:   DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
09/07/2004:   General Officer Assignment
09/05/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/05/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
09/04/2004:   DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
09/03/2004:   DoD Identifies Army Casualty
09/03/2004:   Flag Officer Announcement
09/01/2004:   DoD Issues Green Procurement Policy
09/01/2004:   National Guard and Reserve Mobilized as of September 1, 2004

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Casualty Status (PDF): The Casualty Status report is an official accounting of all fatalities endured by the U.S. Military during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), Operation New Dawn (OND), and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF). It is updated daily at 10 a.m. Eastern Time.