• #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Eduardo Cavazos Garza

    During Hispanic Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Eduardo Cavazos Garza, who served as a combat engineer during the Vietnam War.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran José Antonio Dodier

    During Hispanic Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran José Antonio Dodier who served in the Vietnam War.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Marlene Rodriguez

    During Hispanic Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Marlene Rodriguez, who served three tours in Iraq.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Bernice Marie Uribe Requenez

    During Hispanic Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Bernice Marie Uribe Requenez, who served during the Korean War.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Juan Carlos Gonzales

    During Hispanic Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Juan Carlos Gonzales, who served in the Vietnam War.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Orlando Llenza

    During Hispanic Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran Orlando Llenza, who achieved the rank of major general.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Sandra Cancinos

    During Hispanic Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Sandra Cancinos, who served as a helicopter door gunner in Afghanistan and Iraq.

  • Celebrating Hispanic Veterans during National Hispanic Heritage Month

    Today, we begin our annual celebration of  National Hispanic Heritage […]

  • Borinqueneer Veterans honored during event

    Veterans from the U.S. Army’s 65th Infantry Regiment—known as the Borinqueneers—received special recognition during an event at the National Press Club April 13.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Mercedes O. Cubria

    During National Hispanic Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Mercedes Cubria, the first Cuban-born woman to serve as an Army officer.

  • Hispanic family defines meaning of service

    National Hispanic Heritage Month honors those who have positively influenced and enriched the U.S. and society. For the Fuentes family, that means celebrating the nine brothers who served in the military. Brothers Alfonso, David, Enrique, Ezequiel, Ismael, Marcos, Richard and Rudy all served in the Marine Corps, while Israel served in the Air Force.

  • Secretary Wilkie: Honoring Hispanic-American Veterans

    Here at VA, we take time during this 31-day period to praise those men and women of Hispanic descent who didn’t just enjoy America’s freedoms, they chose to take up arms to defend those freedoms.

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