Miami in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Nestor A. Izquierdo
Honrar honra 1992
En memoria de Nestor A. Izquierdo Veterano de la Brigada 2506 U.S.A. Army
Esta obra fue realizada por Gilberto Casanova Secretario General de Accion Cubana y algunos amigos intimos de Tony Izquierdo. Maestro de Obra Rene Martinez
Escultor Tony Lopez.
Tony Izquierdó muerto en combate contra los Sandinistas el 10 de junio de 1979.
Esta obra fue realizada por Gilberto Casanova Coordinador General de Accion Cubana
Fue terminada en el año 2001.
Aclaramos que no aceptamos ayuda de nadie.
Monument established August 24, 1984
Honor those that deserve honor, 1992
In memory of Nestor A. Izquierdo Veteran of the Brigade 2506 U.S.A. Army
This work was completed by Gilberto Casanova, Secretary General of Acción Cubana and some close friends of Tony Izquierdo.
Master of works, René Martínez
Sculptor, Tony López.
Tony Izquierdo died in combat against the Sandinistas on June 10, 1979.
This work was carried out by Gilberto Casanova, General Coordinator
We clarify that we did not accept help from anyone.
Erected 2001 by Acción Cubana.
Location. 25° 45.927′ N, 80° 12.986′ W. Marker is in Miami, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Memorial is on 13th Avenue Southwest south of 8th Street Southwest, on the left when traveling south. 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. Bay of Pigs Monument (a few steps from this marker); Memorial to the Fallen of Cuban Liberation (a few steps from this 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 Nestor A. Izquierdo. Nestor Antonio "Tony" Izquierdo was born in Matanzas Province, Cuba in 1936. He participated in the Bay of Pigs invasion with the Brigade 2506 in April 1961. Later he continued to be involved in various missions against the Communist government of Cuba. In 1979, while assisting the Contras
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