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Pueblo Nuevo, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands (North America)
 

Darío Díaz

 
 
Darío Díaz Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, November 22, 2018
1. Darío Díaz Marker
Inscription.  

1915-2015
Centenario
Defensa Heroica Pueblo Nuevo; Gto.
En memoria
Darío Díaz
C.P. Adriana Solórzano Villanueva
Presidenta Municipal
H. Ayuntamiento Constitucional 2012-2015
Pueblo Nuevo; Gto.
02 de Octubre del 2015


English translation:
1915-2015
100th Anniversary of the Heroic Defense of Pueblo Nuevo, Guanajuato
In memory of
Darío Díaz
C.P. Adriana Solórzano Villanueva, Municipal President
Honorable Constitutional City Council of 2012-2015, Pueblo Nuevo, Guanajuato
October 2, 2015

 
Erected 2015 by Honorable Ayuntamiento Constitucional 2012-2015 de Pueblo Nuevo.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US.
 
Location. 20° 31.576′ N, 101° 22.17′ W. Marker is in Pueblo Nuevo, Guanajuato. Memorial is at the intersection of Jardín Hidalgo Sur and Calle Pino Suárez, on the right when traveling north on Jardín Hidalgo Sur. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pueblo Nuevo GTO 36890, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
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At least 8 other markers are within 18 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Unknown Soldier and Emilio Hernández (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Juan Raya Méndez and J. Merced Sandoval (about 150 meters away); Temple of Solitude (approx. 16.4 kilometers away); Temple of the Convent / Temple of the Third Order (approx. 16.5 kilometers away); Temple of the Convent (approx. 16.5 kilometers away); Temple of the Third Order (approx. 16.5 kilometers away); Founding of Irapuato (approx. 16.5 kilometers away); Major Plaza (approx. 16.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pueblo Nuevo.
 
Regarding Darío Díaz. On October 2, 1915 the town of Pueblo Nuevo was attacked by around 700 armed men on horseback. The men were most likely ex-members of Villa's revolutionary forces that had been beaten at the Battle of Celaya in August. Some ten men from the town died while attempting to defend their homes. The town was sacked and most valuables stolen. In 2015 this and other markers were placed to mark the locations where the men of the town fell in its defense.
 
Darío Díaz Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J. Makali Bruton, November 22, 2018
2. Darío Díaz Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 25, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 25, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.

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