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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld has no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England and Vice Chief of Staff USA Gen. Richard Cody will participate in a unique Purple Heart Ceremony at Mount Vernon, George Washington's home at 2 p.m. EDT. Mount Vernon is located at the south end of the George Washington Memorial Parkway, 16 miles from Washington, D.C. Media should call Emily Coleman Dibella for directions and to arrange arrival at edibella@mountvernon.org 703-799-8607.



04/20/2006
Purple Heart Ceremony
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England, Mount Vernon, VA,


04/20/2006
General Officer Assignment             The Chief of Staff of the Army announces the assignment of the following general officers:

 

            Maj. Gen. Vincent E. Boles,...
04/20/2006:   Flag Officer Assignment


04/20/2006
1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division Commander to Brief Live from Iraq             Army Colonel David R. Gray , commander of the 1 st Brigade, 101 st Airborne Division, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, April 21, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update on ongoing security...



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