Latino Medal of Honor memorial

2004.  Los Angeles Street, just west of Union Station.

Text from the plaque:

Latino blood, American Hearts. This site is dedicated to the Latino-American Heroes who received the Congressional Medal of Honor, our nation's highest award for bravery. For love of country, they performed above and beyod the call of duty. Heroes y compatriotas, con orgullo y honor los saluda nuestro pueblo! To all Medal of Honor Recipents Courage and Gallantry graced their deeds and their guide was Honor. Erected by the Eugene Obregon/Congressional Medal of Honor Memorial Foundation, October 2, 2004.

  

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