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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz have no public or media events on their schedules.

Charles Hess, director of the Iraq Project and Contracting Office (PCO) will conduct a press briefing in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579 at 10 a.m. EST regarding Iraq reconstruction progress. See press advisoryfor details.

Deputy Commanding General, Central Command, Lt. Gen. Lance L. Smithconducts a briefing at10:30 a.m. ESTin the Pentagon Briefing Room, 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must haveproof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by 9:45 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



There are no Speeches available for 12/15/2004. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


12/15/2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Cpl. Michael D. Anderson Jr., 21, of Modesto, Calif., died Dec. 14 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine...


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