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Bay of Pigs Monument

 
 
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Inscription.  

Cuba
A los martires de la Brigada de Asalto 2506

17 de Abril 1961
Bay of Pigs Invasion
Junta Directiva 2002-2004

Martires de Giron
Julio Acosta Ruiz ∙ Eufrasio Aleman Aleman ∙ Elio Aleman Armenteros ∙ Pedro I. Amaro Abreu ∙ Antonio Amaro Diaz ∙ Roberto Amorin Sotelo ∙ Carlos Ariza Garcia ∙ Benito Blanco Cruz ∙ Manuel Blanco Navarro ∙ Jose Borras Gutierrez ∙ Julio Caballero Gonzalez ∙ Ramon Calviño Insua ∙ Ovidio Camejo Lopez ∙ Rafael Campo Gutierrez ∙ Armando Cañizares Gamboa ∙ Marcelo Carmenate Cebrian ∙ Fernando Casanova Gomez ∙ Jose Cata Cordoves ∙ Alfredo J. Cervantes Lago ∙ Jose A. Crespo Graso ∙ Clemente I. Cruz de la Torre

Martires de Giron
Pedro S. Cuellar Alonso ∙ Gustavo Cuervo Fernandez ∙ Ovidio Chaves Perez ∙ Eduardo de las Casas ∙ Alejandro del Valle Marti ∙ Osvaldo Diaz Milian ∙ Antonio Diaz Pou ∙ Jose B. Feijoo Fabregat ∙ Francisco I. Fernandez ∙ Daniel Fernandez Mon ∙ Jose A. Fernandez Rovirosa ∙ Jose
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Franco Mira ∙ Mario Galvez Lopez ∙ Crispin Garcia Fernandez ∙ Jose Garcia-Montes Angulo ∙ Raul G. Menocal Fowler ∙ Manuel J. Garcia Rosales ∙ Marcos T. Garcia Turiño ∙ Jorge Garcia Villalta ∙ Ramon Ginorio Murgado ∙ Nabel Gonzalez ∙ Victor I. Gonzalez Leon

Martires de Giron
Eduardo Gonzalez Ramirez ∙ Alberto Gonzalez Recio ∙ Juan Gonzalez Romero ∙ Carlos Guas Decall ∙ Omar Guerra Gutierrez ∙ Guillermo Guin Gutierrez ∙ Ernesto I. Hernandez Cosio ∙ Gilberto Hernandez Ramirez ∙ Jorge Gomez Castro ∙ Carlos Julien Padron ∙ Jorge Kim Yum ∙ Hernan Koch Gene ∙ Vicente Leon Leon ∙ Leo Francis Baker ∙ Wade Carroll Gray ∙ Thomas Willard Ray ∙ Riley W. Shamburger Jr. ∙ Orlando Sierra Gonzalez ∙ Jorge R. Jones Castro ∙ Juan A. Navarro Martinez

Martires de Giron
Silvio Llovio Domenico ∙ Jose I. Marcia del Monte ∙ Jose S. Millan Velasco ∙ Justo Montes de Oca ∙ Ramon Morejon Hernandez ∙ Marcelo J. Napoles ∙ Pedro R. Norda Roque ∙ Luis Orla Finales ∙ Mario Oropesa Delgado ∙ Antonio Padron Cardenas ∙ Angel Pastrana Santos ∙ Roberto Perez Cruzata ∙ Lorenzo Perez Lorenzo ∙ Gaston Perez Rangel ∙ Osvaldo Piedra Negueruela ∙
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Manuel Puig Miyar ∙ Herminio B. Quintana ∙ Antonio L. Ramos Alonso ∙ Santos Ramos Alvarez ∙ Manuel Rionda del Monte ∙ Oscar F. Rodon Caminero ∙ Rogelio Rodriguez Pedroso

Martires de Giron
Carlos Rodriguez Santana ∙ Jorge Rojas Castellanos ∙ Pedro Rojas Mir ∙ Pablo H. Rojas Ramos ∙ Francisco Salicio Sanchez ∙ Antonio A. Sanchez Grandal ∙ Moises Santana Gonzalez ∙ Mariano Santos Molina ∙ Felix T. Serrano Camejo ∙ Rene J. Silva Soublette ∙ Ambrosio Soler Estrada ∙ Rafael Soler Puig ∙ Carlos Solis Shelton ∙ Antonio E. Suarez ∙ Ramon L. Tamayo Camps ∙ Ruben Vera Ortiz ∙ Raul Vianello Alacan ∙ Reinaldo Vidal Mazola ∙ Victor M. Villa Acebal ∙ Gustavo Vila Figueras ∙ Jesus Vilarchao Quintana ∙ Jose D. Vilarello Tabares
 
Location. 25° 45.937′ N, 80° 12.987′ W. Marker is in Miami, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Memorial is at the intersection of 13th Avenue and 8th Street, on the left when traveling north on 13th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Miami FL 33135, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nestor A. Izquierdo (a few steps from this marker); Memorial to the Fallen of Cuban Liberation (within shouting distance of this
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marker); José Martí (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Antonio Maceo (about 500 feet away); Little Havana Honors Our Veterans (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Máximo Gómez (approx. 0.2 miles away); Impact of the "Bay of Pigs" on Miami (approx. half a mile away); Wagner Homestead (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Miami.
 
Regarding Bay of Pigs Monument. The marker includes text in Spanish, however most of its meaning is obvious. The language on each plaque of 'Martires de Giron' translates as 'Martyrs of Girón', as the Bay of Pigs is also known as the Playa de Girón.
 
Also see . . .  Brigade 2506. (Submitted on June 1, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 23, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 103 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 1, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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