Silao, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
The Battle of Silao
Inaugurado por el Sr. Lic. Enrique Velasco Ibarra
Gobernador Constitucional del Estado
Ayuntamiento 80 82
Con respeto y veneración como un justo homenaje a los que sacrificaron sus vidas en la batalla del 10 de agosto de 1860
Noviembre 16 de 1982
General Jesús González Ortega
Inaugurated by Enrique Velasco Ibarra
Constitutional Governor of the State
City Hall 80’82
With respect and veneration as a just tribute to those who sacrificed their lives in the battle of August 10, 1860
November 16, 1982
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Wars, Non-US.
Location. 20° 56.651′ N, 101° 25.587′ W. Marker is in Silao, Guanajuato. Memorial is at the intersection of Monseñor Funes and Melchor Ocampo, on the left when traveling west on Monseñor Funes. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Silao GTO 36100, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Parish of Santiago Apóstol (within shouting distance of this marker); City HallPope Benedict XVI's Visit to Silao (within shouting distance of this marker); Temple of the Third Order (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Parish of Santiago Apóstol (about 90 meters away); General Francisco Javier Mina (about 120 meters away); Luis I. Rodriguez T. (about 120 meters away); Founders of Our City Silao (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silao.
Also see . . . The Battle of Silao at Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 30, 2022.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2022, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana. This page has been viewed 53 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 30, 2022, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.