Veteranos are Filipino soldiers who fought in the Philippines in World War II under the command of the United States military against the Japanese. The US enlisted the service of over 250,000 Filipinos during the war in the Pacific.

  • A person who is long experienced or practiced in an activity or capacity: a veteran of political campaigns.
  • A person who has served in the armed forces: "Privilege, a token income ... were allowed for veterans of both world wars" (Mavis Gallant).
  • An old soldier who has seen long service.


WHere do Veteranos meet in Yakima?
Yakima's Veteranos Hall