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 President Barack Obama, Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn and other DoD leaders will attend the Armed Forces Farewell Tribute in honor of Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates at the Pentagon at 9:45 a.m. EDT.



06/30/2011
Farewell Parade
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Pentagon River Terrace Parade Field


06/30/2011
Additional Phases Identified for Iraq and Afghanistan Campaign Medals

            The Department of Defense announced today that additional campaign stars are authorized for wear on the Iraq Campaign Medal (ICM) and the Afghanistan Campaign Medal...



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