Juan Dominguez and his bride at his wedding
Latino Soldier Gets Dream Wedding
By Amaris Castillo | 05/22/2013 - 11:26

A Marine who suffered severe injuries in Afghanistan was treated to a beautiful wedding by his adopted Californian hometown.

After Juan Dominguez lost both his legs and right arm from an explosive device in Afghanistan, he met aspiring graphic designer Alexis while he was an outpatient at the U.S. Naval Medical Center in San Diego.


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J.R. Martinez at a Super Bowl Party in February 2012
J.R. Martinez Honored With 'Outstanding Disabled Veteran of the Year' Award
By Samantha Leal | 08/06/2012 - 09:17

J.R. Martinez was honored by the Disabled American Veterans (DAV), as they presented him with the award for "Outstanding Disabled Veteran of the Year." The award recognizes Martinez's remarkable accomplishments in service to veterans. 


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Our Fave Latino Movie Vets
Our Fave Latino Movie Vets
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 11/11/2011 - 14:00

One genre in which Latino actors have always found a home is the war movie—whether they are playing Latino characters or not. In any case, there have been some great, entertaining and even funny portrayals of those who have gone to war.


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