Happy Memorial Day!
On the final Monday of May, we celebrate the courageous women and men who have served our country. We asked you to submit photos of your family members, friends, and loved ones in uniform in honor of the special occassion.
Today, Latina magazine extends our gratitude and respect to these exceptional Latinas who have served our country. See more men and women on Instagram with #LatinaMilitary!
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“In service since 2010 and recently ranked #CE2. Aquino, Nellie serves her nation and fills the hearts of her family, friends and baby boy with joy and protection. This is why I honor her for being a #LatinaMiLitary.”
“Let’s not forget what #MemorialDay is all about! This was taken, I believe, when my mom was in #bootcamp at #FortDix.”
“My hero is my little sister!! I am very proud of her & look up to her!! Thank you for your service!! Xoxo @latinamagazine please repost her pic in honor of being a woman and latina!”
“Have to rep my service members and Memorial Day! While we’re BBQing, Swimming and spending time with our families, let us not forget those that paid the ultimate sacrifice and those who make it possible to live the lives we live.”
“Peace. Love. Hooyah. Proud Navy Sister. Thank you, Sister, for serving our country. @vccano”
“I feel so proud of my sissy boo! This may not have been what I pictured you doing in life, but I will always have your back no matter what. I will always be here for you. May god bless you on your journey. I love you sister, @karenn_566!”
“My favorite #latinamilitary! Love you sis @mandapanda9790”
“Ser Latina es in TREMENDO ORGULLO!”
“#military #usaf #airforce #uniform #abu #nellis”
“Military mommy flow. #34weeks”
“Thank you #Veterans!”
"#hubby #memories #tiedtheknot"
"Shouting out our favorite navy chica @_b00p... Thank you for your service!! Doesn't she look great in that uniform??"