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Veterans angered after Puerto Rican Veterans Memorial in South End vandalized

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Veterans and officials are both angry and disappointed after the Puerto Rican Veterans Memorial in the South End was vandalized on the eve of Memorial Day, with two stones damaged, including one knocked over, and a Puerto Rican flag lowered.
Workers on Sunday attempted to fix one of the stones near the entrance of the plaza at 1140 Washington St. Tony Molina, president of the Puerto Rican Veterans Monument Square Association, estimated the piece of granite weighed over 1,000 pounds.
“disrespectful not because this is a Puerto Rican veterans memorial, this is a monument for veterans who...
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Puerto Rican Veterans Memorial vandalized on Memorial Day weekend

Puerto Rican Veterans Memorial vandalized on Memorial Day weekend

1 month ago   |   By WCVB

Police say two pillars at the entrance were damaged and that the Puerto Rican flag was lowered to the ground.
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