Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Coronel Gregorio Méndez
Nacio en Jalpa, Tab.
en el año de 1836
Defendio a su patria
Gobernador de Tab.
Fallecio en 1887
Benemerito de su estado natal
Born in Jalpa, Tabasco in 1836, he defended his homeland against foreign invaders. Governor of Tabasco. He died in 1887 and was later declared as the “Most Meritorious” of his home state.
Location. 19° 25.815′ N, 99° 9.629′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Paseo de la Reforma, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 180 Paseo de la Reforma, Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06600, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. José Eduardo de Cárdenas (within shouting distance of this marker); José María Chávez (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Francisco Primo de Verdad y Ramos Monument to Cuauhtémoc and His Warriors (about 180 meters away); Leonardo Bravo (about 180 meters away); Hermenegildo Galeana (about 180 meters away); Esteban Coronado (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); General Antonio Rosales (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
Regarding Coronel Gregorio Méndez. Colonel Méndez fought against the French from 1863 to 1866 in his home state of Tabasco.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 8, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.