United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

spacer

Today In DOD

Today in the Department of Defense, Monday, May 26, 2003 Bookmark and Share



President of the United States George W. Bush, Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff deliver remarks at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Arlington National Cemetary at 11 a.m. EDT.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.

Use Pick a Day to go to a different day. Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.



05/26/2003
Memorial Day Introduction of the President
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Arlington National Cemetery


05/26/2003
DOD IDENTIFIES ARMY CASUALTY The Department of Defense announced today that Pvt. David Evans, Jr., 18, of Buffalo, N.Y., was killed May 25, in Ad Diwaniyah, Iraq. Evans was killed in an explosion at a facility which contained Iraqi ammunition. Evans and another soldier were performing security at the site when their steel...


There are no Press Advisories available for 5/26/2003. Please see the Press Advisories overview page for more


There are no Contracts available for 5/26/2003. Please see the Contracts overview page for more


There are no Transcripts available for 5/26/2003. Please see the Transcripts overview page for more


There are no News Photos available for 5/26/2003. Please see the News Photos overview page for more

Use Pick a Day to go to a different day. Check Other Events for additional listings, including air shows, band concerts, Congressional hearings, reunions and much more.


Featured Photos & Videos More »

Start/stop Featured Photo Gallery Slideshow SEMINAR SINGINGCABLE CREWAfghan Air Force Training ContinuesPILOT SIGNALSIN-FLIGHT ANALYSISU.S. Pacific CommandPARADE PRACTICEAspen Security Forum 2014SASEBO EXERCISE

DoD Video News

  • Video Thumbnail: Oldest Living Female WWII Vet Honored

    Oldest Living Female WWII Vet Honored

    ℠2014 - 108-year-old Lucy Coffey toured Washington,...

  • Video Thumbnail: DoD News Now: 1500 July 29, 2014

    DoD News Now: 1500 July 29, 2014

    ℠2014 - The body of an apparent stowaway was found in...

  • Video Thumbnail: Arlington National Cemetery Annual Renewal and Remembrance Event

    Arlington National Cemetery Annual Renewal and Remembrance Event

    ℠2014 - Hundreds of volunteers, including Veterans of...

  • Video Thumbnail: Secretary Mabus All Hands in Japan

    Secretary Mabus All Hands in Japan

    ℠2014 - Navy Secretary Ray Mabus took questions from...

Contacts Additions and corrections for Today in the Department of Defense are invited and should be directed to the press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131 or +1 (703) 697-5132.

Media Questions News media representatives with questions for the Department of Defense may reach our press desk by calling +1 (703) 697-5131. Media representatives with questions after work hours should call +1 (703) 678-6162 for assistance.

Public Inquiries All others are invited to contact our public inquiries section by phone or U.S. mail or through the web. See our comment page for details.

Additional Links

Stay Connected