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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldand Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events ontheir schedule.

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08/03/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of one soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Staff Sgt. James D. McNaughton, 27, of Middle Village, N.Y., died August 2 in Baghdad, Iraq, where he was struck by sniper fire while he was in a guard tower. McNaughton was...



08/03/2005
Combined Joint Task Force Deputy Commanding General to Brief Live from Afghanistan             Army Brig. Gen. James G. Champion, deputy commanding general, operations and intelligence, of Combined Joint Task Force 76, will brief live from Afghanistan at 10 a.m. EDT, Aug. 4, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to...




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