Veracruz, Mexico — The Gulf Coast
Monument to the Mexican Merchant Marine
We honor the members of the Merchant Marine fallen in fulfillment of their work to sail the seas for the commercial, productive and economic benefit of the country and we want their actions to transcend in time, so that they reach future generations
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • War, World II • Wars, Non-US • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 19° 11.634′ N, 96° 7.426′ W. Marker is in Veracruz. Memorial is on Boulevard Manuel Ávila Camacho just north of Villar, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Veracruz 91900, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain Fernando Siliceo y Torres Merchant Marine Academy (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Monument to 100 years of Jewish Immigration to MexicoLebanese Immigrants to Mexico (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); "Laying the Breakwater Track" (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Inauguration of the Port of Veracruz, 1902 (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Witnesses of the Future (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Pedro Sainz de Baranda (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Independence Heroes of Veracruz (approx. 1.1 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Veracruz.
Also see . . . The Potrero del Llano. (Submitted on June 27, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 27, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 4. submitted on June 28, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.