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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno will host a retirement ceremony in honor of Sergeant Major of the Army Raymond Chandler at 10 a.m. EST, Conmy Hall, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Virginia.

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno will formally swear-in Command Sgt. Maj. Daniel A. Dailey as the 15th sergeant major of the Army at 3 p.m. EST, Pentagon Auditorium (Room BH650).

 Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby will conduct a briefing at 12:30 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort into the building.

Editor's note: Updated to add briefing by Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby



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General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Army announced today the following assignments:

Maj. Gen. James H. Dickinson, deputy to the inspector general, Office of the Secretary of the Army, Washington, District of Columbia, to deputy director for test, Missile Defense Agency, Redstone Arsenal,...



01/30/2015
Department of Defense Press Briefing with Rear Admiral Kirby

Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby will conduct a briefing today at 12:30 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973). Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event;...



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