Medalla de Oro Winners

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1983 (Ventura, California)

Manuel Castro

Ralph Gonzalez

Samuel Mendoza

1984 (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

Yolanda Garza

Pete Tafoya

Robert Von Hatten

1985 (Anaheim, California)

Oscar Cano

Admiral Benjamin Montoya

Celso Ovalle

1986 (San Antonio, Texas)

Ralph De La Parra

Frank Guevara

Mike Orozco

1987 (El Paso, Texas)

Al Mejia

Dr. Fred Norwood

Jose Perez

1988 (Los Angeles, California)

Herb Bustillos

Nancy Gutierrez

Manuel Jaquez

1989 (Anaheim, California)

Orlando Gutierrez

Johnny Terrazas

1990 (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

Dr. Roberto Mcintyre

Fred Rodriguez

Alex Saenz

1991 (Houston, Texas)

Lupita Armendariz

Enrique Colorado

Rey Trevino

1992 (San Antonio, Texas)

Richard M. Delgado

Robert Gomez

Frank Moreno

1993 (Long Beach, California)

Curt Eley

Richard Martinez

Carolyn Vallas

1994 (San Antonio, Texas)

Arturo Gaytan

Maria Pizarro

1995 (Los Angeles, California)

Chuck Gonzalez

Dan Sveller

1996 (Orlando, Florida)

Oscar Gamboa

Margaret Gonzalez

Keith Marrocco

Richard Navarro

1997 (El Paso, Texas)

Al Barela

Pat Bryant

Fernando Rico-Cusi

1998 (San Diego, California)

Hiram Betancourt

Jack Pollock

Fabian Rivera

1999 (San Antonio, Texas)

Michael Acosta

Dr. Hector Carrasco

Colonel Ismael Ortiz

2000 (Santa Clara, California)

Jose Hernandez

Connie Medina

Alfredo Ramirez

2000 (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

Cathy Allen

Dean Elder

Luis Franco

Nehemias Ramos

2001 (Houston, Texas)

Esther Gonzales

Enrique Gonzalez

George Salazar

2002 (Anaheim, California)

Captain Kathlene Contres

Hugo Lira

Frank Robles

2003 (Phoenix, Arizona)

Jesus Benitez

David Burris

Jeff Salinas

2004 (Austin, Texas)

Gary Cruz

Raul Munoz, Jr.

Rafaela Schwan

Vanessa Sustaita (posthumously)

2005 (San Jose, California)

Senturnino Franco

Robert Navarro

Mark Perez

2006 (Houston, Texas)

Louis Cancino

Manny Sanchez

Arturo Torres

2007 (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

Jesus Cardoso

William Davis

John Florez

2008 (Las Vegas, Nevada)

Gilberto Florez

Carlos Ramirez

Jorge Ramirez

2009 (Las Vegas, Nevada)

Lizette Macias

Gloria Martinez

Dale Rimmey

2010 (Anaheim, California)

Dr. Mike R. Lopez

Irene Rico

Captain Silvestre del Rosario

2011 (Oakland, California)

Gilberto Saenz, Jr.

Antonio de la Serna

Lt. Cmdr. Mark Venzor

2012 (Las Vegas, Nevada)

Alma Rosales

Juan Zuniga

Nancy Lowery

2013 (Houston, Texas)