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Metapán, Santa Ana, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
 

Centennial of Salvadoran Independence

 
 
Centennial of Salvadoran Independence Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 24, 2015
1. Centennial of Salvadoran Independence Marker
Inscription.
Estado de El Salvador
America Central
-XV-IX-MDCCCXXI-
Distrito de Metapan
Depto de Santa Ana
-XV-IX-MCMXXI-
La
Ciudad de Metapan
Consagra este recuerdo en
Celebracion del
Centenario de la
Independencia
Nacional
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En tan memorable dia, la generacion
Presente, da un voto de gracias a Dios
E invoca sus bendiciones para la
Patria y generación venidera
Loor a Nuestros Proceres!
Viva la Libertad!
Viva Centro-America!

English translation:
The State of El Salvador
Central America
-XV-IX-MDCCCXXI-(September 15, 1821)
District of Metapan
Department of Santa Ana
-XV-IX-MCMXXI-(September 15, 1921)
The City of Metapan
Consecrates this remembrance of the Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of National Independence
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On such a memorable day, the current generation gives thanks to God and invokes his blessing for the Country and the generations to come
Tribute to our Founding Fathers!
Here’s to Liberty!
Here’s to Central America!

 
Erected 1921.
 
Location. 14° 19.92′ N, 89° 26.873′ W. Marker is in Metapán, Santa Ana. Marker is on Av. Benjamin Estrada Valiente, on the right
Centennial of Salvadoran Independence Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 24, 2015
2. Centennial of Salvadoran Independence Marker
The Metapán Municipal Building can be seen in the background.
when traveling south. Click for map. The marker is in the central park of Metapán, directly in front of the Catholic church.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bicentennial of the First Cry of Central American Independence (a few steps from this marker); Municipality of Metapán (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Peter Church of Metapán (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 123 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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