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Secretary of Defense, Robert M. Gates and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Adm. Michael Mullen will conduct a press briefing at 2 p.m. EDT, May 11, in the DoD Briefing Room, 2E973.  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance (Press Parking, Stop 1) only.  Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

 

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule.

 



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05/11/2009
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Pvt. Justin P. Hartford, 21, of Elmira, N.Y., died May 8 at Joint Base Balad, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.   He was...


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