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

David S. C. Chu, the under secretary of defense for personnel and readiness, will host the 26th Department of Defense disability awards ceremony at 1:30 p.m. EST on Dec. 5 at the Bethesda Hyatt Regency Hotel, Bethesda, Md. The keynote speaker at the ceremony will be John R. Vaughn, chairperson of the National Council on Disability (NCD).  Media with questions in regard to this event may conact Judith C. Gilliom via e-mail at Judy.Gilliom@osd.mil or by telephone at (703) 571-9330.



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12/05/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.    Pfc. Ross A. McGinnis, 19, of Knox, Pa., died Dec. 4 of injuries suffered when a grenade was thrown into his vehicle in Baghdad, Iraq. McGinnis was assigned to...


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