Veracruz in Municipality of Veracruz, Mexico — The Gulf Coast
100th Anniversary of Firefighting in Veracruz
En testimonio del homenaje de agradecimiento
que la patria tributa a nuestros hermanos bomberos
del puerto de Veracruz presentes y ausentes,
al cumplir un siglo en su heroica lucha contra el fuego
Agosto 22 de 1973
Asociacion Mexicana de Jefes de Bomberos, A.C.
Firefighting Pioneers of the Mexican Republic
In testimony of the gratefulness that the nation gives as a tribute to our brother firemen of the port of Veracruz, both those present and absent, as they fulfill a century in their heroic fight against fire.
August 22, 1973
Mexican Association of Fire Chiefs
Erected 1973 by Asociación Mexicana de Jefes de Bomberos, A.C.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Disasters. A significant historical date for this entry is August 22, 1973.
Location. 19° 11.796′ N, 96° 8.059′ W. Marker is in Veracruz, in Municipality of Veracruz. Marker is at the intersection of Avenida Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Veracruz 91700, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Francisco Javier Clavijero Echegaray (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Convent of the Bethlehemites (about 120 meters away); Coronel Manuel Gutiérrez Zamora (about 180 meters away); The Bastion of Santiago (about 180 meters away); Independence Heroes of Veracruz (about 180 meters away); Monument to the Children Heroes of Chapultepec (about 180 meters away); Friar Martín de Valencia (about 180 meters away); The Veracruz City Museum (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Veracruz.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 27, 2017. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 134 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 27, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.