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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.

Secretary of the Army John McHugh; Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal; and Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Ray Odierno; Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell; and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Ray Chandler participate in the Association of the United States Army 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition.  Secretary McHugh delivers remarks during the opening ceremony at 10 a.m. EDT, in the Main Ballroom, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.

Secretary of the Army John McHugh and the Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Ray Odierno participate in a press conference at the Association of the United States Army 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition at 11:45 a.m. EDT, in room 143, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.

Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell delivers remarks at the Association of the United States Army 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition:  Ready and Resilient Forum at 3 p.m. EDT., in room 152A, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.
 
Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal deliver remarks at the Association of the United States Army 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition:  Small Business Forum at 4:30 p.m. EDT, in room 152A, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.



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10/21/2013
DoD Identifies Marine Corps Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Lance Cpl. Christopher O. Grant, 20, of Richwood, La., died Oct. 20, while conducting combat operations in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.

He was assigned to 1st...



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