Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
First Lt. Baldomero Lopez
— Awarded Congressional Medal Of Honor —
Erected 1981 by Citizens of Tampa, The Tampa Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Hispanic Americans • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Korean. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 15, 1930.
Location. 27° 56.939′ N, 82° 27.391′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is at the intersection Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tampa FL 33602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Sacred Heart Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hillsborough Lodge (about 300 feet away); Operation Iraqi Freedom Memorial II (about 400 feet away); 1851 † 1891 (about 400 feet away); Operation Iraqi Freedom Memorial I (about 400 feet away); Federal Building (about 500 feet away); Courthouse Square (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,008 times since then and 63 times this year. Last updated on June 9, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 18, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 2, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.