Beatriz Rocha


Beatriz Rocha (Photo by Barbara Zaragoza)

Rafael Romero, Beatriz’s father from Sinaloa, Mexico (Photo Courtesy of Debbie Rocha)

Andrea Walk (on floor) with sister Concha Walk (on chair) in 1907. (Photo Courtesy of Debbie Rocha)


Beatriz married Juan Rocha. This picture is of his father — Juan Rocha Roldan in soldier’s uniform. June 13, 1913 in either Tijuana or Ensenada, Mexico. (Photo Courtesy of Debbie Rocha)

A 1913 picture of Juan Rocha Roldan (b. 1887, Tlanepantla, Guanajuanto, Mexico) with wife Maria Blanco (b. 1889 Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico). He was a soldier under Porfirio Diaz. (Photo Courtesy of Debbie Rocha)


Jose Roberto (August 27, 1913, Ensenada, BC, Mex – April 26, 1993, Tijuana, BC, Mex), graduated from Hoover High School in 1934. Became a US citizen when he joined the Army. He was an artist and worked as a waiter at the La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla. See attached information about him. In the middle is Debbie’s father, Juan Jose ( February 16, 1924, San Diego California – August 21, 2008,San Diego, CA) Worked about 40 years in retail sales as manager of Forman and Clark Clothing Store and C&R Men’s Clothiers, both in Chula Vista. Far right is Oscar Estevan (October 3, 1920, San Ysidro – January 23, 2001, San Diego), Worked about 40 years in the printing business in San Diego.

Newspaper Article about the service of the three Rocha Brothers. (Courtesy of Debbie Rocha and Rafael Munoz)