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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey deliver remarks at the U.S. Pacific Command Change of Command at the Nimitiz-MacArthur Pacific Command Center, Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii, at 10 a.m. Hawaii Time.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.

Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh delivers remarks at 9:30 a.m. EST at the National Guard Joint Senior Leadership Conference at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, National Harbor, Md.



03/09/2012
Pacific Command Change of Command
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, Camp Smith, Hawaii


03/09/2012
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