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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldis traveling.

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

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Richard B.Myersdelivers the commencement address at the National Defense University's combined graduation of the Industrial College of the Armed Forces and the National War College,at 10 a.m. EDT, Ft. McNair, Washington, D.C.



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06/08/2005
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

Lance Cpl. Robert T. Mininger, 21, of Sellersville, Pa., died June 6 from wounds received as a result of an explosion while conducting combat operations against enemy...


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