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Latino Americans

Hector Garcia

Clip: Season 1 | 6m 57s

Hector Garcia was a Mexican-American doctor who served in World War II. After returning home he dedicated his life to helping Hispanic Veterans receive the benefits they deserved. He founded the American G. I. Forum.

Aired: 09/23/13

Rating: NR

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