Vietnam era veteran Ed McLeer, 65, center, receives treatment from dental assistant Bob Cochrane, left, while Dentist Jacob Morrow, looks on, in the Medical Teams International's dental van at Stand ... more 
Vietnam era veteran Ed McLeer, 65, center, receives treatment from dental assistant Bob Cochrane, left, while Dentist Jacob Morrow, looks on, in the Medical Teams International's dental van at Stand Down, a yearly event that brings dozens of employers and agencies together to assist veterans Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011, at the Oregon Convention Center, in Portland, Ore. Central City Concern partners with VA Medical Center, Hire Oregon Vets and WorkSource Oregon and other community organizations to produce the free event. In 2010, more than 600 veterans attended the Stand Down with more than 30 potential employers and dozens of service providers. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Rick Bowmer
Wed, Sep 21, 2011 11:44 AM EDT