Standown is a term used during war to describe the practice of removing combat troops from the field and taking care of their basic needs in a safe area.

 

We don't leave our wounded behind...

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Links to Other Organizations

 

4MilitaryFamilies.com
Alameda County Veterans Employment Comm.
AM Vets
American Legion
Army Times
Association of Destroyer Veterans
CA Association of County Service Officers
CA Dept of Vet Affairs
California Employment Development Department
CCD - Opening Doors
CDVA Homeless Veterans Resources
Defend America
Diablo Valley Flag Brigade
Diablo Valley Veterans Foundation
Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
Guide to Military Friendly Online Schools
Medal of Honor Recipients
Military.com
Military Benefits
The Military Coalition
Military Handbooks
Military One Source
Military Women's Memorial
National Archives for Military Records
National Coalition of Homeless Veterans
National World War II Memorial
Operation Dignity
Patriot Guard
ReBoot Camp
ReserveAid
Search For Past US Veteran's Anyplace in the World
Sentinels of Freedom
Soldiers' Angels
US Army
US Navy
US Air Force
US Marines
US Coast Guard
U.S. Army Center of Military History
US Army Ranger Association
US Department of Veterans Affairs
US Military Veteran Locator
Veterans of Foreign Wars
VFW Auxiliary
Vietnam Veterans of Diablo Valley
Vietnam Vets of San Diego
Vietnam Vets of America
The Vietnam Woman's Memorial
Warrior's Watch
Wheelchair Foundation
Women Who Served in the Vietnam War

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