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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates has no public or media events on his schedule.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England and Vice Chief of Staff U.S. Army Gen. Richard Cody participate in the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Ground Breaking Ceremony at the National Naval Medical Center at 10 a.m. EDT in Bethesda, Md.  Point of contact for media interested in attending is Amy Rohlfs Public Affairs Officer National Naval Medical Center/JTF CapMed 8901 Rockville Pike Bethesda, MD 20889 office: (301) 295-0584 cell:   (301) 655-6286



07/03/2008
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Groundbreaking Ceremony (Bethesda, MD)
As Delivered by Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon R. England, Bethesda, Maryland


07/03/2008
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.    Spc. Estell L. Turner, 43, of Sioux Falls, S.D., died July 2 at the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Md., of wounds suffered on June 28 in Malikheyl,...


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