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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter have no public or media events on their schedules. 

Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Policy James N. Miller Jr. and Commander, International Security Assistance Force/Commander, U.S. Forces Afghanistan Marine Gen. John R. Allen testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the situation in Afghanistan at 9:30 a.m. EDT in room SD-G50, Dirksen Senate Office Building. 

Deputy Chief of Naval Operations Vice Adm. William Burke; Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command Vice Adm. Kevin McCoy; and Commander, Naval Air Systems Command Vice Adm. David Architzel testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee, Subcommittee on Readiness, on Navy readiness posture at 10 a.m. EDT in room 2212, Rayburn House Office Building. 

Sergeant Major of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III; Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Rick D. West; Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Michael P. Barrett; Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force James A. Roy; and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard Michael P. Leavitt testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee, Subcommittee on Military Personnel, on hazing in the military at 1 p.m. EDT in 2212, Rayburn House Office Building. 



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03/22/2012
DOD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

            Sgt. Jamie D. Jarboe, 27, of Frankfort, Ind., died March 21 in Topeka, Kan., from...



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