Latinas in the Line of Fire on 9/11: A Look Back
09/11/2011 - 10:00 | 0 Comments|
In the December 2001 issue of Latina, we spoke to the seven extraordinary women who
acted with courage, compassion and hope to help others on 9/11. Here, we remember
those Latina heroes.
Irma Peña, US Army Sergeant
“When lives are at stake, you can’t turn your back,” said the then 35-year old Texan, one of the first medics on the scene at the Pentagon.