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10/31/1997:   SECRETARY OF THE NAVY ANNOUNCES THE NAME OFNEWLY CHARTERED SEALIFT SHIP FOR U.S. AIR FORCE HERO
10/31/1997:   PRESIDENT CLINTON PROCLAIMS WEEK OF NOVEMBER 2-8
10/28/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE COMMUNITY DRUG AWARENESS AWARD
10/24/1997:   AMERICAN REMAINS RETURN FROM NORTH KOREA
10/24/1997:   USNS SODERMAN (T-AKR 299) NAMED AFTER MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT
10/24/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/24/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/24/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/24/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/24/1997:   GENERAL OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/24/1997:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/23/1997:   INSPECTOR GENERAL COMPLETES REVIEW OF GULF WAR LOGS
10/23/1997:   Statement of Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen before the Senate Committee on Appropriations on the topic of NATO Enlargement 21 October 1997
10/23/1997:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/23/1997:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/23/1997:   RED RIBBON WEEK
10/23/1997:   ACTING UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE R. NOEL LONGUEMARE RECEIVED PACKARD AWARD
10/22/1997:   DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY FACILITIES HONORED WITH13 ENERGY EFFICIENCY AWARDS
10/22/1997:   PENTAGON'S ANNUAL VISITOR RECORD BROKEN
10/22/1997:   Remarks as delivered by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen Yale University New Haven, Connecticut September 26, 1997
10/22/1997:   DEFENSE DEPARTMENT POLICY ISSUED TO IMPLEMENTAMENDMENT TO GUN CONTROL ACT
10/22/1997:   DEFENSE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON WOMEN IN THE SERVICES (DACOWITS) VISIT WITH SERVICE MEMBERS IN THE PACIFIC
10/22/1997:   TEAM SPIRIT 97 CANCELED
10/21/1997:   U.S. STRATEGIC COMMAND CINC VISITS RUSSIA
10/21/1997:   RAND REPORT: NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR MILITARY WOMEN
10/21/1997:   Remarks Prepared for Delivery by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen Dedication of Women in Military Service for America Memorial October 18, 1997
10/21/1997:   MILITARY CHILD DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM CITED AS NATIONAL MODEL
10/21/1997:   TORREJON AIR BASE TO CLOSE
10/21/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE COHEN SENDS MESSAGE TO THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THE ARMED FORCES AND SENIOR LEADERS
10/17/1997:   NAVY CHRISTENS NEWEST ROLL-ON/ROLL-OFF CARGO SHIPUSNS FISHER (T-AKR 301)
10/17/1997:   U.S. NAVY COMMISSIONS COASTAL MINE HUNTER SHIP
10/17/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE DIRECTS REVIEW OF SECURITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY PROCEDURES
10/16/1997:   PARTIAL EVACUATION DRILL PLANNED FOR PENTAGON
10/14/1997:   DOD SUPPORTS FIRE FIGHTING EFFORTS IN INDONESIA
10/10/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE CONGRATULATES ANTI-LAND MINE GROUP
10/09/1997:   EXERCISE BRIGHT STAR 98
10/09/1997:   TASK FORCE ABLE SENTRY DRAWDOWN
10/08/1997:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/08/1997:   FLAG OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
10/08/1997:   DEFENSE DEPARTMENT HOSTS PUBLIC FORUMS ON PROPOSED RANGE RULE
10/07/1997:   DOD ANNOUNCES FY98 FOREIGN COMPARATIVE TESTING PROGRAM
10/07/1997:   WINNERS OF DOD LIFE CYCLE COST REDUCTION AWARD ANNOUNCED
10/06/1997:   DOD PUBLISHES 50-YEAR HISTORY OF ITS ORGANIZATION AND LEADERS
10/03/1997:   NAVY CHRISTENS GUIDED MISSILE DESTROYER
10/02/1997:   DOD COMPLETES REVIEW OF RAYTHEON - HUGHES
10/02/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE APPROVES LASER EXPERIMENT TO IMPROVE SATELLITE PROTECTION
10/02/1997:   OPERATION JOINT ENDEAVOR MAILING ADDRESSES RELEASED
10/01/1997:   DEFENSE MESSAGE SYSTEM ENDORSED BY SENIOR DEFENSE COUNCIL
10/01/1997:   SECRETARY OF DEFENSE APPROVES VOLUNTARY INTERMODAL SEALIFT AGREEMENT (VISA)
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