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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

The following personnel appear before the Senate Armed Services Committeeat 9:30 a.m. EDT in roomSD 106 Dirksen Office Building, for nomination into the following positions: John J. Young Jr,for director, Defense Research and Engineering, J. Dorrance Smith, forassistantsecretary of Defense(Public Affairs), Delores M. Etter,for assistant secretary of the Navy, Research, Development and Acquisition, Gen. Burwell B. Bell, forreappointment to the grade of general and Lt. Gen. Lance L. Smith,for appointment to general.



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10/25/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of five soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, on Oct. 15, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their M2A2 Bradley Fighting Vehicle during combat operations. The soldiers were...



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