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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates and Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

Principal Director, Military Community and Family Policy Jane Burke testifies at a hearing of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs on Transition Assistance Program for Guard and Reserve Forces at 1 p.m. EDT in Wiekamp Hall, room. 1001 Indiana University, Indianapolis, Ind.

Oscar-nominated actor and director Gary Sinise and his Lt. Dan Band will perform a concert in the Pentagon Courtyard Friday, May 16 at noon as part of Military Appreciation Month.  See press advisory for details.



05/16/2008
Virginia Military Institute Commencement (Lexington, VA)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M.Gates, Lexington, VA


05/16/2008
Soldiers Missing from The Korean War are Identified             The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office announced today that the remains of two U.S. servicemen, missing from the Korean War, have been identified and are being returned to their families for burial with full...


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