23 Aug 03. Secretary of the Navy Nomination Statement from Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, “I welcome the President’s announcement of his intent to nominate Gordon England as Secretary of the Navy. He did a fine job as the Secretary of the Navy prior to moving to the Department of Homeland Security, and I look forward to working with him again.”
22 Aug 03. Rolls-Royce North America announced the appointment of Maria Y. Weber as Communications Manager, effective immediately. In this role, Weber will provide full-service external and internal communications support for the company’s Defense North America and Helicopters businesses. She will also provide corporate communications support for Rolls-Royce Corporation, Indianapolis, IN. Weber will be based in Indianapolis and report directly to John Brown, Communications Director, Rolls-Royce Corporation.
22 Aug 03. Gen. Buford C. Blount III, commanding general, 3d Infantry Division (Mechanized) and Fort Stewart, Fort Stewart, Ga., to assistant deputy chief of staff, G-3, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C., with a report date to be determined.