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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld delivers remarks at the 88th Annual Convention of the American Legion at 10 a.m. MDT at the Salt Palace Convention Center, 1000 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England has no public or media events on his schedule.



08/29/2006
Address at the 88th Annual American Legion National Convention
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Salt Lake City, Utah


08/29/2006
DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.               Sgt. Darry Benson, 46, of...


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