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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldis traveling.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz has no public or media events onhis schedule.

LTG R. Steven Whitcomb, Commander, Third US Army and Coalition Forces Land Component Command, will conduct a two way video conference at 1:00 p.m. EST in the DoD Briefing Room, 2E579 from Kuwait. The subject is how armor is placed on vehicles for protection. 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 by12:15 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.



There are no Speeches available for 12/9/2004. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


12/09/2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Sgt. Arthur C. Williams, IV, 31, of Edgewater, Fla., died Dec. 8 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when his unit was conducting a dismounted patrol and was attacked by small arms...


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