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Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

General Manuel Márquez de León

 
 
General Manuel Márquez de León Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 24, 2018
1. General Manuel Márquez de León Marker
Unfortunately, like many of the markers on the northern part of Paseo de la Reforma, this one also has likely been stolen. The statue's sword has also been stolen.
Inscription.  
General Manuel Márquez de León
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English translation:
General Manuel Márquez de León
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Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 19° 26.581′ N, 99° 8.416′ W. Marker was in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker was on Paseo de la Reforma just north of Calle Magnolia, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06300, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Clodomiro Cota Márquez (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); General Bibiano Dávalos López (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); General Eulogio Parra Espinosa (was about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing. ); Jacinto Pat (was about 150 meters away but has been reported missing. ); Cecilio Chi
General Manuel Márquez de León Marker and statue image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 24, 2018
2. General Manuel Márquez de León Marker and statue
It appears that the force used to steal the marker was so great that one of the stones was also ripped from the statue's base.
(was about 150 meters away but has been reported missing. ); José María Lafragua (was about 240 meters away but has been reported missing. ); Manuel Doblado (was approx. 0.3 kilometers away but has been reported missing. ); Mariachi and the "El Tenampa" Cantina (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Regarding General Manuel Márquez de León. Manuel Márquez de León (March 5, 1822 - July 27, 1890) was a Mexican politician, soldier and thinker. He was Governor of the northern states of Durango and Sinaloa. He fought in the Mexican American War of 1846-1848 and also against the filibuster William Walker in 1850 in his failed attempt to invade areas of Mexico.
 
Categories. War, Mexican-AmericanWars, Non-US
 
General Manuel Márquez de León statue image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 24, 2018
3. General Manuel Márquez de León statue
This view is towards the east across Paseo de la Reforma.
General Manuel Márquez de León statue image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, July 24, 2018
4. General Manuel Márquez de León statue
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 41 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 3, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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