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Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta travels to U.S. Special Operations Command at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. for the change of command ceremony from Adm. Eric T. Olson to Vice Adm. William H. McRaven at 12:00 p.m. EDT.  The event will be carried live on the Pentagon Channel and streaming live at www.pentagonchannel.mil

Deputy Secretary of Defense William J. Lynn has no public or media events on his schedule. 

A National Capital Region Flyover of Arlington National Cemetery occurs at 1:05 P.M. EDT with two EA6-B's.



08/08/2011
SOCOM Change of Command
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta, MacDill Air Force Base, Tampa, FL


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DOD Identifies Marine Casualty

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