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Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeldis traveling.

Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld joins President George W. Bush at 9 a.m. PDT at Naval Air Station, North Island, San Diego, Calif., to commemorate the 60th anniversary of V-J day.

Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England have no public or media events on their schedules.

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08/30/2005
DoD Announces SGLI Coverage Takes Effect Sept. 1 The Department of Defense announced today the Servicemembers Group Life Insurance (SGLI) maximum coverage increases to $400,000 on Sept. 1, 2005.

 

On that date, all members eligible for SGLI will automatically be insured for the maximum coverage of $400,000. The monthly SGLI...


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