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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates is traveling.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England will induct LT. Michael P. Murphy into the Hall of Heroes at the Pentagon in a ceremony at 11 a.m. EDT. The Pentagon ceremony will add his name to the roster in the Hall of Heroes, the Defense Department's permanent display of record for all recipients of the Medal of Honor.  Media representatives who want to cover the Hall of Heroes induction ceremony may contact Navy public affairs at (703) 697-5342. 

There are no Speeches available for 10/23/2007. Please see the Speeches overview page for more

DoD Names New Senior Tribal Liaison The Department of Defense has announced that David Sanborn, an enrolled member of the Penobscot Nation, will be the department’s new senior tribal liaison.   The DoD senior tribal liaison has primary responsibility for providing guidance and oversight for the...

DoD California Wildfire Support Announced Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense Paul McHale and Chief of the National Guard Bureau Lt. Gen. H Steven Blum will brief live from the Pentagon at 3:30 p.m. EDT, Oct. 23, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an overview of Department of Defense support to fighting...

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