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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 251-96
September 04, 1996

Correction to Press Advisory #251-P

CORRECTION

Secretary of Defense William J. Perry will observe a drug interdiction demonstration aboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter LEGARE, Portsmouth, Va., on Thursday, Sept. 5, 1996 at 9:50 a.m. (EDT). The visit is part of the secretary's senior enlisted trip program and will be hosted by Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Rick Trent. This event is not open to the media.

Following the demonstration, Secretary Perry will conduct a media availability aboard the LEGARE at approximately 11 a.m.

Media point of contact is Petty Officer Tod Lyons, U.S. Coast Guard at (757) 398-6280.