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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey deliver remarks at 10:30 a.m. EDT at the Chief of Staff of the Air Force transition ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md.

Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta delivers remarks at 1:30 p.m. EDT at a commissioning ceremony for the Marine Corps Officer Candidates School at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle, Va.  Media interested in attending may contact Gwenn Adams at 703-784-6134.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter has no public or media events on his schedule.



08/10/2012
United States Marine Corps OCS Graduation
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, Marine Corps Base Quantico, VA


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