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Flag Officer Assignment

The Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert announced today the following assignment:

Navy Capt. Brent W. Scott, selected for the rank of rear admiral (lower half), assigned as chaplain of the Marine Corps/deputy chief of chaplains/deputy director of religious ministries, N097B, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations. Scott is currently serving as…

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FALLEN HEROES (Law Enforcement) - Deputy Sheriff Mike Seversen

FALLEN HEROES (Law Enforcement) – Deputy Sheriff Mike Seversen

Deputy Sheriff Mike Seversen died as a result of a gunshot wound sustained nearly twenty-three years ago while on duty. Deputy Seversen is the first law enforcement fatality from the State of Wisconsin in 2014.

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Department of Defense Selected Acquisition Reports (SARs) (As of December 31, 2013)

Department of Defense Selected Acquisition Reports (SARs) (As of December 31, 2013)

The Department of Defense has released details on major defense acquisition program cost, schedule, and performance changes since the December 2012 reporting period.  This information is based on the Selected Acquisition Reports submitted to the Congress for the December 2013 reporting period.

SARs summarize the latest estimates of cost, schedule, and performance status.  These reports are…

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Senior Executive Service Announcement

Senior Executive Service Announcement

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced the following Department of Defense Senior Executive Service reassignment:

Yvette Burke, assigned as the Acquisition Executive, Defense Logistics Agency-Acquisition, Defense Logistics Agency, Richmond, Va. Burke previously served as the executive director, Aviation Contracting and Acquisition Management, Defense Logistics Agency, Richmond, Va.

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General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Army announced the following assignments:

Maj. Gen. Kendall P. Cox, deputy commanding general for military and international operations, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Washington, D.C., to deputy commanding general, III Corps, Fort Hood, Texas.

Maj. Gen. Edward F. Dorman III, assistant deputy chief of staff, G-4, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C., to commanding general, 8th Theater…

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FALLEN HEROES - Spc. Kerry M. G. Danyluk, 27

FALLEN HEROES – Spc. Kerry M. G. Danyluk, 27

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Spc. Kerry M. G. Danyluk, 27, of Cuero, Texas, died April 15 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, of injuries sustained April 12 when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire in Pul-e-Alam, Logar province, Afghanistan.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th…

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Joint Statement of the Korea-U.S. Integrated Defense Dialogue

Joint Statement of the Korea-U.S. Integrated Defense Dialogue

The Department of Defense and Republic of Korea (ROK) Ministry of National Defense held the 5th Korea-U.S. Integrated Defense Dialogue (KIDD) on April 15-16 in Washington, D.C. Over the course of the two-day meeting, ROK Deputy Minister for Defense Policy Yoo, Jeh Seung, met with the U.S. Chief of Staff to the Secretary of Defense Mark Lippert, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for East Asia…

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