Author: borinqueneer

November 2015 Newsletter – #36

November 2015 Newsletter - #36 (1.51 KB) In this issue: BCG Medal Design Selected Interviews of Korean War Veterans in Puerto Rico (Feb. 10-17, 2016) Event Photos NEW - Borinqueneers Photo Directory In Memoriam – SFC Julian Colon, Manuel Norat, Harry J. Sternburg, Angel M. Santana, Gerardo Alverio, Dr. Hector P. Gutierrez, Antonio Ramos Oyola, Ramon Aponte Guzman, Dr. Enrique...

May 2015 Newsletter – #35

May 2015 Newsletter - #35 (3.89 MB) In this issue: American Veterans Center Awards Honor The 65th American Legion Conference in Puerto Rico – June 5-7 Congressional Gold Medal Update Have You Sent us Your Service Information? Proposed Honors for the 65th in Connecticut Merchandise for Sale at El Morro and Fort San Cristobal Puerto Rico TV Broadcast Event Photos In Memoriam – SFC...

November 2014 Newsletter – #34

November 2014 Newsletter - #34 (2.23 MB) In this issue: News from the Editor -  Congressional Gold Medal Enacted into Law! Send Your 65th Infantry Census Form! Nov. 8, 2014 - American Veterans Center Honors the Borinqueneers Puerto Rico TV Broadcasts Film Hidden Treasures in Puerto Rico Event Photos In Memoriam… Felipe Ramos, Solfi Colón Rivera, MSG Ramón Figueroa Delgado (Ret.), Felix Rosado Melendez,...

May 2014 Newsletter – #33

May 2014 Newsletter - #33 (1.48 MB) In this issue: News from the Editor - Medal of Honor Awarded to 4 Puerto Ricans Profiles of 4 Medal of Honor Recipients – MSG Juan E. Negron, Pvt Demensio Rivera, Pvt Miguel A. Vera, SSG Felix M. Conde Falcon Congressional Gold Medal Update Borinqueneers Stamp Update A Legacy of Service - article by Noemi Figueroa...

November 2013 Newsletter – #32

November 2013 Newsletter - #32 (1.86 MB) 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 ...

May 2013 Newsletter – #31

May 2013 Newsletter - #31 (1 MB) 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...

November 2012 Newsletter – #30

November 2012 Newsletter - #30 (1.94 MB) 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...

May 2012 Newsletter – #29

May 2012 Newsletter - #29 (2.39 MB) 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...

November 2011 Newsletter – #28

November 2011 Newsletter - #28 (1.47 MB) 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...

May 2011 Newsletter – #27

May 2011 Newsletter - #27 (1.05 MB) 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...