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Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates will host a ceremony honoring the 60th Anniversary of the signing of Executive Orders 9980 and 9981 integrating the armed forces and the federal civil service at 9 a.m. EDT, Aug. 6, at the Pentagon auditorium (Basement level, G ring, 6th corridor).  See press advisory for details.

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

60th Anniversary of the Racial Integration of the Military and Federal Workforce (Washington, D.C.)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Washington, D.C.

DoD Identifies Army Casualty             The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.               Pvt. Timothy J. Hutton, 21, of Dillon,...

DoD Official to Brief on KC-X Tanker Draft RFP                Director of Defense Procurement and Acquisitions Policy Shay Assad will brief the news media at 3 p.m. EDT, Aug. 6, in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon 2E579, to provide information on the draft...

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