Posts Categorized: Military

Texas DMV is Finalizing the New Meritorious and Disabled Veteran License Plates Honoring the Latino Borinqueneers War Veterans from the 65th Infantry Regiment from Puerto Rico.

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Luckily, not everyone is willing to let the legacy of the Borinqueneers, from the 65th Infantry Regiment, be forgotten. Luis A. Cortes, Commander of DAV KEL-LAC Chapter #114, Helotes, Texas and CEO/Director of Cortes’ Disabled Veterans and Alliance Inc., was recently able to campaign to recognize the U.S. Army Borinqueneers, an all Latino, and mostly… Read more »

After Six Years of Hard Work of Commander Luis A. Cortes and his Officers, Texas is finally Honoring The Latino Borinqueneers War Veterans With Special License Plates

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There’s many important and interesting parts of American history that are in real danger of being forgotten. Fortunately, not everyone is willing to let that happen. Especially when it comes to American veterans. In that spirit, Luis A.Cortes, Commander of DAV KEL-LAC Chapter #114,Helotes, Texas and CEO/Director of Cortes’ Disabled Veterans and Alliance Inc. recently announced… Read more »

Go For Broke Japanese American Soldiers Of WWII Forever Stamp Debuts Today

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Starting today, the Go for Broke Japanese American Soldiers of World War II forever stamp can be purchased at U.S. Postal Service (USPS) offices nationwide or online at usps.com. The stamp features the image of a Japanese American World War II soldier to represent the more than 30,000 American soldiers of Japanese ancestry who served… Read more »

After Hard Work of Commander Luis A. Cortes and his Officers, Texas is set to Honor Latino Borinqueneers War Veterans With Special License Plates

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There’s many important and interesting parts of American history that are in real danger of being forgotten. Fortunately, not everyone is willing to let that happen. Especially when it comes to American veterans. In that spirit, Luis A. Cortes, Commander of DAV KEL-LAC Chapter #114, Helotes, Texas and CEO/Director of Cortes’ Disabled Veterans and Alliance… Read more »

National Veterans Network Announces #IAmAmerican Social Media Campaign

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The National Veterans Network (NVN) invites the public to share their story for its #IAmAmerican social media campaign. The NVN strives to educate current and future generations about the extraordinary legacy of American WWII soldiers of Japanese ancestry in order to promote equality and justice. These stories of uncommon valor and selfless service, despite prejudice and racism, is… Read more »