United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Friday, February 11, 2011 Bookmark and Share



Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn have no public or media events on their schedules.

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus presents the Vietnam Era Navy Cross to Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Ned Seath at 9 a.m. EST at the Marine Corps Museum, Quantico, Va.  Media interested in attending should contact the public affairs officer for National Museum of the Marine Corps Gwenn Adams at 703-784-6134.

National Capital Region Flyovers of Arlington National Cemetery occur at 9:05 a.m. and 3:05 p.m. EST with one B-52.



There are no Speeches available for 2/11/2011. Please see the Speeches overview page for more


02/11/2011
Flag Officer Announcements

            Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced today that the President has made the following nominations:

            Navy Reserve Capt. Althea H. Coetzee has...



02/11/2011
DoD Fiscal 2012 Budget Proposal Briefings Announced

                 Secretary of Defense Robert Gates will conduct a briefing at 2 p.m. EST on Monday, Feb. 14, in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973) to discuss President Barack Obama’s fiscal 2012 budget...




There are no Transcripts available for 2/11/2011. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more


View older Today in DoD

Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: End of Iwo Jima Remembered 70 Years Later

    End of Iwo Jima Remembered 70 Years Later

    ℠2015 - U.S. and Japanese Veterans gather to remember those who lost their...

  • Video Thumbnail: SECDEF Carter Speaks at State Department Missions Conference

    SECDEF Carter Speaks at State Department Missions Conference

    ℠2015 - Secretary of Defense Ash Carter addresses members of the State...

  • Video Thumbnail: UCMJ Charges for Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl Released

    UCMJ Charges for Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl Released

    ℠2015 - U.S. Army Forces Command officials released the charges for Army...

  • Video Thumbnail: Top Military Officials Testify On Capitol Hill

    Top Military Officials Testify On Capitol Hill

    ℠2015 - Top military officials were on Capitol Hill today testifying on the...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected