El Oro de Hidalgo, Mexico State, Mexico — The Central Highlands (North America)
Manuel Somera y Piña
Reconociendo nuestra historia / Recognizing our history
El ciudadano Manuel Somera y Piña, Gobernador y comandante militar del Primer Distrito del Estado de México, ante la invasion francesa, lanzó una proclama, fechada en el Real de El Oro, invitando a la defensa de la patria y no aceptar el sistema monárquico.
El Oro, México – Pueblo Mágico
noviembre 23, 2013
July 19, 1863
The citizen Manuel Somera y Piña, Governor and military commander of the First District of the State of Mexico, in the face of the French invasion, launched a proclamation, dated in Real de El Oro, inviting all to the defense of the homeland and not accepting the monarchical system.
El Oro, Mexico – Pueblo Mágico
November 23, 2013
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Wars, Non-US. A significant historical date for this entry is July 19, 1863.
Location. 19° 48.115′ N, 100° 7.835′ W. Marker is in El Oro de Hidalgo, Estado de Mexico (Mexico State). Marker is on Constitución Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: El Oro de Hidalgo MEX 50600, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. El Oro de Hidalgo (here, next to this marker); The Mexican Golden Mile (a few steps from this marker); Hacienda de Tultenango (a few steps from this marker); The Founding of El Oro de Hidalgo (a few steps from this marker); Chamber of Commerce (within shouting distance of this marker); El Real del Oro (within shouting distance of this marker); Hidalgo and Rayón in El Oro (within shouting distance of this marker); Architectural Heritage of El Oro (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in El Oro de Hidalgo.
Regarding Manuel Somera y Piña. The proclamation came about a month after French troops had occupied the Mexican capital on June 10, 1863. The French invasion began on March 6, 1862 in Veracruz.
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