San Salvador, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
1975 University of El Salvador Massacre
Carlos Fonseca ∙ Carlos Humberto Hernández ∙ Roberto Antonio Miranda ∙ Eber Gómez Mendoza ∙ Balmore Cortez Vásquez ∙ Napoleón Orlando Calderon Grande ∙ María E. Miranda ∙ Sergio Antonio Cabeza ∙ José Domingo Aldana ∙ Reinaldo Hasbún
San Salvador, 30 de Julio de 1985
“Por el inalienable derecho a la cultura”
Tribute from the University Community to the Fallen Martyrs in the Massacre of July 30, 1975
Carlos Fonseca ∙ Carlos Humberto Hernández ∙ Roberto Antonio Miranda ∙ Eber Gómez Mendoza ∙ Balmore Cortez Vásquez ∙ Napoleon Orlando Calderon Grande ∙ María E. Miranda ∙ Sergio Antonio Cabeza ∙ José Domingo Aldana ∙ Reinaldo Hasbún
July 30, 1985
“For the inalienable right to culture”
AED (Asociacion de Estudiantes del Derecho or Law Students’ Association)
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Education • Wars, Non-US. A significant historical date for this entry is July 30, 1975.
Location. 13° 43.017′ N, 89° 12.264′ W. Marker is in San Salvador. Memorial is on Autopista Norte just east of Avenida Don Bosco, on the left when traveling east. The marker is attached near the front entrance to the Facultad de Leyes y Ciencias Sociales de la UES. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Salvador 1101, El Salvador. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Plaza Dr. Jorge Arias Gómez (within shouting distance of this marker); Dominican Constitutionalist Revolution Square (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Mural in Honor of Salvadoran Women (about 120 meters away); Monument to the University's Victims and Martyrs (about 120 meters away); Francisco Morazán Quezada (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Heroes of July 30, 1975 (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Father José María Vilaseca (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); Footprint of Baden Powell (approx. 1.7 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Salvador.
Also see . . . Masacre estudiantil del 30 de julio de 1975 (en español). (Submitted on November 12, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 12, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.