Corozal in Municipio de Corozal, Puerto Rico — The Caribbean (The West Indies)
Este monumento se erige en honor a todos los veteranos puertorriqueños que, aunque separados por generaciones, compartieron una meta en común — defender valientemente la libertad de nuestro país.
La memoria de estos permanecerá viva donde quiera, que exista la democracia y serán por siempre símbolo de heroísmo, sacrificio, lealtad y libertad.
This monument is erected in honor of all Puerto Rican veterans who, although separated by generations, shared a common goal — to courageously defend the freedom of our country.
The memory of these veterans will remain alive wherever democracy exists and they will forever be a symbol of heroism, sacrifice, loyalty and freedom.
Erected 1996 by Hon. Carlos Serra Velez, Alcade (Mayor).
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Hispanic Americans • Military.
Location. 18° 20.447′ N, 66° 19.044′ W. Marker is in Corozal in Municipio de Corozal, Puerto Rico. Memorial Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Calle Bou 22, Corozal PR 00783, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Korean and Vietnam Wars Memorial (here, next to this marker); Master Sergeant Juan E. Negrón (here, next to this marker); Puerto Rico Quincentenary Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Crossfire (approx. 14.7 miles away); A Never-Ending Challenge (approx. 14.7 miles away); Defending San Juan (approx. 14.7 miles away); Imagine Life Here (approx. 14.7 miles away); The Main Plaza (approx. 15.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corozal.
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