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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.

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs Lawrence Di Rita andDirector of Operations, JCS, Lt. Gen. James T. Conway will conduct a DoD news briefing at 12:45 p.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by12:00 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the briefing.



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11/03/2005
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties The Department of Defense announced today the death of two Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Maj. Gerald M. Bloomfield II, 38, of Ypsilanti , Mich.

 

Capt. Michael D. Martino, 32, of Fairfax , Va.

 

Both Marines died...


11/03/2005
Multinational Division Southeast Commander to Brief Live from Iraq             United Kingdom Royal Marines Maj. Gen. J. B. Dutton, commander of Multinational Division Southeast, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EST, Nov. 4, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of ongoing...




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