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Veracruz in Municipality of Veracruz, Mexico — The Gulf Coast
 

Independence Heroes of Veracruz

 
 
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By J. Makali Bruton, April 23, 2019
1. Independence Heroes of Veracruz Marker
Inscription.  

A los Heroicos Hijos de Veracruz, primeros en sucumbir por la independencia de la patria.

29 de julio de 1812. ∙ 15 de septbre de 1910.
Cayetano Perez. ∙ José Evaristo Molina ∙ Bartolome Flores. ∙ José Nicasio Arismendi ∙ José Ignacio Murillo ∙ José Prudencio Silva
Gloria y gratitude eternas

English translation:
To the Heroic Sons of Veracruz, first to sacrifice for the independence of the country.

July 29, 1812. ∙ September 15, 1910.
Cayetano Perez . ∙ José Evaristo Molina ∙ Bartolome Flores. ∙ José Nicasio Arismendi ∙ José Ignacio Murillo ∙ José Prudencio Silva
Eternal glory and gratitude
 
Erected 1910.
 
Location. 19° 11.877′ N, 96° 8.005′ W. Marker is in Veracruz, in Municipality of Veracruz. Memorial is on Avenida Valentín Gómez Farías just north of Calle Ignacio López Rayón, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Veracruz 91700, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker.
Independence Heroes of Veracruz Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 23, 2019
2. Independence Heroes of Veracruz Marker
The marker is attached to the western side of the Bastion of Santiago, supposedly near where these six men named on the marker were executed for conspiring against the Spanish during the Mexican struggle for independence.
The Bastion of Santiago (within shouting distance of this marker); The Convent of the Bethlehemites (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); 100th Anniversary of Firefighting in Veracruz (about 180 meters away); Julio S. Montero Plaza (about 180 meters away); Lieutenant José Azueta (about 210 meters away); The Veracruz City Museum (about 240 meters away); The Mexican Naval Academy (about 240 meters away); Francisco Javier Clavijero Echegaray (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Veracruz.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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