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Antonio León

 
 
Antonio León Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
1. Antonio León Marker
Inscription.
Heroe Nacional
Nacio en 1794 en
Huajuapan Oaxaca.
Primer Gobernador
de su estado;
Valiente General
Defendio a la Patria
Contra la invasion
Norteamericana
Murio en la Batalla del
Molino del Rey en
Septiembre de 1847.

English translation:
Antonio León
National Hero
Born in 1794 in Huajuapan, Oaxaca.
First Governor of the state; Brave General, defended the nation against the United States invasion.
Died at the Battle of Molino del Rey in September 1847.

 
Location. 19° 25.958′ N, 99° 9.326′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal. Marker is on Paseo de la Reforma, on the right when traveling east. Click for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ponciano Arriaga (within shouting distance of this marker); Manuel López Cotilla (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Fr. Servando Teresa de Mier (about 150 meters away); Francisco Zarco (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Jesús Garcia Morales (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); León Guzmán (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Esteban Coronado (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Julián Villagrán (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar, Mexican-American
 
Antonio León Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
2. Antonio León Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 337 times since then and 12 times this year. 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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