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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz are in Washington. There are no public or media events on their schedules.

Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Edward C. "Pete" Aldridge will present trophies to this year's winners of the Commander in Chief's Annual Award for Installation Excellence at 1:45 p.m. EDT. See press advisory for details.

A defense official will conduct a background briefing on the release of military commission instructions at 1 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. See press advisory for details.

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05/02/2003
DOD IDENTIFIES ARMY CASUALTY The Department of Defense announced today that Pfc. Jesse A. Givens, 34, of Springfield, Mo., was killed on May 1, 2003, in Al Habbaniyah, Iraq. Givens was parked in an M-1 main battle tank alongside the bank of the Euphrates River. The riverbank gave way resulting in the tank falling into the...


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