Dempsey Attends 'Stand Up for Heroes' in New York

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks at a reception for the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. The Bob Woodruff Foundation and the New York Comedy Festival presented the benefit, which raises money for post-9/11 wounded veterans. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with a soldier before the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes," an event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Bob and Lee Woodruff host the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • A young Marine joins the applause for caregivers for wounded Veterans at the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with a veteran at the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. The Bob Woodruff Foundation and the New York Comedy Festival presented the benefit, which raises money for post- 9/11 wounded veterans. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Comedian Jon Stewart performs at the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Comedian Bill Cosby performs at the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Musician Roger Waters and his band hold take a bow with wounded warriors, who all performed at the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Musician Bruce Springsteen performs at the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and his wife, Deanie, pose for a photo at the 7th annual "Stand Up For Heroes" event in New York, Nov. 6, 2013.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen