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Cherry Hill in Camden County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jose P. Rizal

1861 - 1989

 
 
Jose P. Rizal Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), March 14, 2020
1. Jose P. Rizal Marker
Inscription.  
Physician, poet, political essayist, novelist, sculptor, artists and linguist
National hero of the Philippines
His writings, "Noli Me Tangere" (Touch Me Not) and "El Filibusterismo" (The Social Cancer), which dramatized the Spanish colonial oppression of the Filipinos, which resulted in Independence of the Philippines on
June 12, 1898

This historic monument was unveiled on August 16, 1998
as part of
The Philippine Independence Centennial Commission

 
Erected 1998.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicWar, Spanish-American. A significant historical date for this entry is June 12, 1898.
 
Location. 39° 55.613′ N, 75° 3.543′ W. Marker is in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, in Camden County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Boulevard and Donahue Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Park Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 202 Park Blvd, Cherry Hill NJ 08002, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bataan Death March Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Freedom Summer Memorial
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Holocaust Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ronald M. Mayercik Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Raoul Wallenberg (within shouting distance of this marker); POW ★ MIA (within shouting distance of this marker); Polish American Congress (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veteran's Island (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cherry Hill.
 
Jose P. Rizal Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), March 14, 2020
2. Jose P. Rizal Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 225 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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