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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.

Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Michael Mullen provides remarks at the U.S. Naval Academy Commencement at 10 a.m. EDT in Annapolis, Md.



05/23/2008
Lima Company Memorial Dedication Ceremony (Columbus, OH)
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon R. England, Columbus, Ohio


05/23/2008
The Institute of Heraldry to Modify Several Campaign and Service Medals The Department of Defense announced today that The Institute of Heraldry (TIOH) will remove the word “medal” from four campaign and service medals in order to align their designs with heraldic protocols.    The word “medal” will be removed from the Global...


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