Guatemala City in Municipality of Guatemala, Guatemala
Al pueblo de Guatemala
Ramon Grau San Martin
de la República de Cuba
Homenaje de la
20 de octubre 1977
A tribute to the people of Guatemala from
Ramón Grau San Martín
President of the Republic of Cuba
Tribute from the esteemed “José Martí” Lodge
October 20, 1977
Erected 1948 by Presidente de la República de Cuba, Ramón Grau San Martín.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Wars, Non-US. A significant historical date for this entry is October 20, 1977.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 14° 39.091′ N, 90° 30.417′ W. Marker was in Guatemala City, Guatemala, in Municipality of Guatemala. Memorial was at the intersection of Calle Martí and 11 Avenida, on the right when traveling west on Calle Martí. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Guatemala City, Guatemala 01002, Guatemala. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. The Mexican Fountain at El Cerrito del Carmen (approx. half a kilometer away); Our Lady of Carmen Catholic Church (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Juan Corz (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); General Francisco Morazán (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Jocotenango Park (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); First Autonomous University in Guatemala (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Yurrita House (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Assassination of Bishop Juan José Gerardi Conedera (approx. 0.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guatemala City.
Regarding José Martí. The marker is currently missing and presumed stolen. The marker was extremely interesting, as it was one of few from the pre-revolutionary period of Cuba. The marker was given by the Cuban President Grau San Martín, who last served in 1948. The secondary marker was given by a local Masonic lodge.
The text of the markers was taken from other photos available on the intranet but where it was not possible to ascertain the possibility of including them here.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 88 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 21, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.