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In this issue:
  • More Tributes for the 65th
  • Hispanic Heritage Celebrations
  • Christmas Merchandise Sale
  • A Message from Afghanistan
  • Borinqueneer Profiled on PBS Series "The Latino Americans"
  • Congressional Gold Medal Update
  • Events Photos
  • In Memoriam… SSG Antonio Gomez Mendoza (Ret.), Felix Rosado Melendez, Angel M. Rivera Ortiz
  • Upcoming Events
  • Borinqueneer Photos
In this issue:
  • More Tributes for the 65th
  • Upcoming Presentations
  • News about the Congressional Gold Medal Initiative
  • Information Needed About our 65th Infantry Veterans
  • A Band of Brothers - Puerto Rican brothers who have served
  • Pentagon Channel Broadcasts
  • In Memoriam… Eugenio Martinez Matos, Luis E. Lugo, LTC Walter P. Lukens, LTC Agustin Adan Ramirez, Luis Ramos
  • Borinqueneer Photos
In this issue:
  • News from the Editor - Screenings at Casa de America, GI Film Festival, San Juan Tributes, Rochester Latino Film Festival, Buffalo Int'l Film Festival, Int'l Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival, Festival Int'l de Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano and the adoption of a NY State Legislative Resolution.
  • 65th Infantry Regiment and the Congressional Gold Medal - creation of the Borinqueneers CGM Alliance to obtain the Congressional Gold Medal for the 65th Infantry Regiment.  65th Census Form attached at end of newsletter.
  • A Story Worth Telling and Remembering - article by Col. Agustin Muñoz, MD
  • New York State Resolution Passed
  • SFC Marcos Melendez (Ret.) Interviewed for PBS Series
  • In Memoriam… MAJ GEN Charles Cuprill Oppenheimer (Ret., NG), Hector Aleman Cuadro, MSG Carlos Cordova (Ret.), Victor Caban, Igrail Morales Gonzalez, Luis Guillermo Acosta, MSG Matias Rodriguez, CW2 Jose B. Saez (Ret.)
  • The Pentagon Channel Broadcasts "The Borinqueneers"
  • Borinqueneer Photos

 

In this issue:
  • News from the Editor - Lancaster Latino Film Festival, Update on the Cartagena Medal of Honor Campaign
  • Military Vehicle Preservation Foundation of Puerto Rico
  • Military Still Awaits Remains of Missing Soldier - Pvt. Tomás Martinez Candelario
  • Korean War Missing in Action Update
  • Upcoming Presentations - Casa de America (Madrid), GI Film Festival (Washington, DC), Multicultural Music Group (Bronx, NY)
  • Belated Recognition - MSG Andres Vergara (Ret.), Andres Medina
  • Service Academy Super-Reunion
  • In Memoriam… SSG Gil R. Lopez (Ret.), SGM Antonio Lopez Aponte (Ret.), MSG Venancio de Jesus (Ret.)
  • Borinqueneers Stamp Campaign Update
  • PBS Series Seeks Puerto Rican WWII Veterans
  • Borinqueneer Photos
In this issue:
  • A Movement to Get a Medal of Honor for SFC Modesto Cartagena
  • Letters to the Editor- Felipe Aponte Colon and Scott Porterfield
  • Stolen Valor- Cpl. Fabian Nieves Laguer (DSC recipient)
  • In Memoriam… Col. Juan Flores Sanchez (Ret., ARNG), Brig. Gen. Antonio Rodriguez Baliñas (Ret., US Army Reserve), SSG José Mercado Pacheco (Ret.), Efrain Santiago
  • Borinqueneer Photos
In this issue:
  • 65th Infantry Veteran's Park Unveiled in Florida
  • Article Part 2 - More Truths about Jackson Heights (written by Noemi Figueroa Soulet)
  • In Memoriam… Col. Kenneth D. Hapgood (Ret., USAR), Harry C. Van Zandt, SFC Celio Freytes (Ret.), SGT Emilio Pagan Gines, Abdon Acevedo, SSG Gil R. Lopez (Ret.)
  • Stamp Campaign Update - Senate of Puerto Rico Resolution and Letter of Support from Congressman Bill Posey (15th Congressional District of Florida)
  • Borinqueneer Photos
In this issue:
  • State Resolutions Support the Stamp Campaign
  • Article - More Truths about Jackson Heights (written by Noemi Figueroa Soulet)
  • Modesto Cartagena Commemorative Patch
  • In Memoriam… Col. Walter Clark, Jose Negron Torres, Guillermo Alamo, Moises Rivera Gonzalez, Miguel Orengo, CSM Jose Amalbert
  • Letters to the Editor - from Luis R. Ramos
  • New Merchandise - Corea/Vietnam:  Dos Guerras Que Quise Olvidar (paperback), Zazzle.com products
  • Borinqueneer Photos
  • Merchandise Order Form - FREE SHIPPING XMAS SALE UNTIL JAN. 15, 2011
In this issue:
  • The Borinqueneers Stamp Campaign
  • Article - Jackson Heights, Korea, 28 October 1952 (Written by LTC Bart Soto (Ret.))
  • Hispanic Heritage Stamp Series
  • In Memoriam… SFC Modesto Cartagena, Jaime Lopez, Cristobal Maymi Borras
  • Teaching Students About Racism and Prejudice Using the Borinqueneers Study Guide(written by Roberto Fernández, Social Studies Teacher)
  • May 8, 2010 Puerto Rico Monument Fundraiser sponsored by the Borinqueneers Motorcycle Club of PA
  • New Merchandise
  • Borinqueneer Photos
In this issue:
  • A Prosperous Year
  • Today's Borinqueneers in the Horn of Africa
  • Letters to the Editor by 1SG Fernando Rodriguez-Borges
  • Activities - Photos
  • Florida Honors the Borinqueneers
  • In Memoriam...SGT Anselmo Figueroa (Ret.),Gilberto Soulet
  • New Merchandise and new custom products at www.borinqueneers/shop
  • Borinqueneer Photos
  • Petition Form for a U.S. Stamp of THE BORINQUENEERS
  • Merchandise Order Form - Sale ends January 15, 2010 (REMOVED)
In this issue:
  • More Honors
  • Borinqueneers Motorcycle Club
  • Mailed Newsletters
  • Have You Purchased Yours?
  • Response by Harry Van Zandt regarding 65th Medals 
  • Nationwide Events - Photos
  • In Memoriam...LTC George D. Jackson (Ret.), Col. Gilberto Gonzalez Julia (Ret.), LTC Angel Escribano Aponte (Ret.), Ramón S. Velez, Marcelino Cruz-Rodríguez
  • Borinqueneer Photos
  • Upcoming Screenings
In this issue:
  • Honors & Awards
  • Website Improvements
  • New DVD Price - $29.99!
  • What Can You Do?
  • The 65th Infantry Regiment in Korea: Where Did All the Medals Go? Written by Colonel Gilberto Villahermosa
  • Screenings and Events - Photos
  • Puerto Rico Screenings - Photos
  • In Memoriam...LTC Tomás Guffain (Ret.), Jesús Nieves Crespo, Carmelo Acevedo, Santiago Montalvo Montalvo, William Marquez, SSGT Antonio Santos Carrucini (Ret.)
  • Upcoming Screenings
  • 65th Veteran:  Are You on Our List?
  • Borinqueneer Photos
In this issue:
  • Presenting THE BORINQUENEERS in Puerto Rico
  • More Website Changes
  • EDUCATORS:  The Study Guide Has Arrived
  • Resolution 443 Passed
  • News & Screening Events with Photos
  • In Memoriam... Carlos Ruíz Gaudín, LTC Romeo “Rick” Bucknell (Ret.), Jose Eugenio Rivera Acevedo, Miguel Angel Seda
  • Accolades
  • Borinqueneer Photos
In this issue:
  • Public Television Broadcast
  • Upcoming Screenings
  • Our NEW Spanish Narrator – David Ortiz Anglero
  • Our Re-Designed Website – borinqueneers.com
  • A Teacher’s Guide Coming Soon!
  • The Cinema Guild – Our New Educational Distributor
  • In Memoriam… - SFC José Escribano, Sr. (Ret.) and CSM Jose “Pepe” Figueroa-Casos (Ret.)
  • Korean War Memorial of Central Massachusetts
  • Our Last & Final Roll Call – list of recent donors
  • More Casualties – Let us Remember Them…
  • DVD Pre-Sale Offer - $29.99 Order by July 1st