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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldwill deliver brief remarks and help celebrate the Army's 230th Birthday at a celebration on the Pentagon's River Entrance Parade Field at 10 a.m. EDT. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by 9:15 a.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort to the parade field.

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld andMarine Corps Gen. Peter Pace, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will conduct a DoD news briefing at 1:15 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579. Media without a Pentagon building pass interested in covering this event must have proof of press affiliation and two forms of photo identification and should be at the North Parking Entrance by 12:30 p.m. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.

Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events onhis schedule.



06/14/2005
230th Army Birthday Celebration
Remarks as Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Pentagon, River Entrance Parade Field


06/14/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Sgt. David J. Murray, 23, of Clinton, La., died June 9 in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his military vehicle. Murray was assigned...


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