Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates will host the unveiling of portraits of World War I veterans by photographer David DeJonge in a ceremony Thursday, March 6 at 12:45 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Auditorium, Room BH 650. See press advisory for details.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.
Secretary of the Navy Donald Winter, Chief of Navy Operations Adm. Gary Roughead and Commandant, U.S.Marine Corps Gen. James Conway testify at a hearing of the House Armed Services Committee on Fiscal Year 2009 National Defense Authorization Budget Request from the Department of the Navy at 10 a.m. EST in room 2118 Rayburn House Office Building.
Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command General Victor E.Renuart, Jr and Commander, U.S. Southern Command Admiral James G. Stavridis testify at a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on U.S. Southern Command and U.S. Northern Command in review of the Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2009 and the future years defense program at 9:30 a.m. EST in room SH-216, Hart Senate Office Building.
Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness David S.C. Chu delivers remarks at the Heritage Foundation at 11 a.m. EST in the Allison Auditorium, 214 Massachusetts Ave N.E., Washington D.C.