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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM COHEN
Scheduled Meeting
DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE
Scheduled Meeting

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1:30 DoD News Briefing

Public Affairs Releases for March 20, 2000

1 News Release MILITARY STRENGTH FIGURES FOR JANUARY 31, 2000
2 News Release Contracts for March 20, 2000

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03/21/2000
RETROACTIVE COMBAT ACTION RIBBON ELIGIBILITY FOR NAVAL VETERANS FROM 1941 TO 1961 ANNOUNCED Navy and Marine Corps veterans who served in combat in or after World War II are now eligible to receive the Combat Action Ribbon (CAR). Secretary of the Navy Richard Danzig has recently authorized this award for those who served in combat, but never received their CAR.

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