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Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
 

General José María Cañas Highway

Autopista General José María Cañas

 
 
General José María Cañas Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 26, 2016
1. General José María Cañas Highway Marker
Inscription.
En honor al héroe y victorioso defensor de la soberanía y la unión centroamericana, capitán del Ejercito de la República Federal de Centroamérica y comandante en jefe de la gran campaña patriótica que coronó con la derrota y expulsión del filibustero William Walker del istmo centroamericano.

Salvador Sánchez Cerén
Presidente de la República

Gerson Martínez
Ministro de Obras Públicas

English translation:
In honor of the hero and victorious defender of our sovereignty and the Central American union, captain of the Army of the Federal Republic of Central America and Commander in Chief of the great patriotic campaign that ended with the defeat and expulsion of the filibuster William Walker from the Central American isthmus.

Salvador Sánchez Cerén
President of the Republic

Gerson Martínez
Ministro de Obras Públicas

 
Erected 2014.
 
Location. 13° 40.819′ N, 89° 14.666′ W. Marker is in Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad. Marker can be reached from Carretera Panamericana just from Calle Las Rosas. Click for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plaza Brasilia (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line in San
General José María Cañas Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 26, 2016
2. General José María Cañas Highway Marker
Salvador); Ceiba de Guadalupe Church (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); General Manuel José Arce (approx. 0.4 kilometers away in San Salvador); Mural of the Martyrs of the UCA (approx. 0.8 kilometers away in San Salvador); Construction of the North-South Highway and the Central American University (approx. 0.8 kilometers away in San Salvador); Francisco Andrés Escobar Building (approx. 0.8 kilometers away in San Salvador); Massacre at the Central American University (UCA) (approx. one kilometer away in San Salvador); General Omar Torrijos Herrera (approx. one kilometer away in San Salvador).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 222 times since then and 3 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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