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Orizaba in Municipality of Orizaba, Veracruz, Mexico — The Gulf Coast
 

General Camerino Z. Mendoza

 
 
General Camerino Z. Mendoza Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 30, 2017
1. General Camerino Z. Mendoza Marker
Inscription.
26 agosto
1879 1979
Gral. Camerino Z. Mendoza
H. Ayuntamiento de Orizaba
1976 1979
Centenario de su nacimiento

English translation:
August 29
1879 - 1979
General Camerino Z. Mendoza
Honorable Town Council of Orizaba
1976 - 1979
On the 100th anniversary of his birth

 
Erected 1979 by Honorable Ayuntamiento de Orizaba 1976-1979.
 
Location. 18° 50.765′ N, 97° 6.426′ W. Marker is in Orizaba, Veracruz, in Municipality of Orizaba. Marker is on Poniente 5 just east of Sur 8, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orizaba, Veracruz 94300, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within walking distance of this marker. Porfirio Díaz Mori (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line).
 
Regarding General Camerino Z. Mendoza. Camerino Z. Mendoza was a supporter of Francisco I. Madero during the Mexican Revolution. After Madero's death, he was persecuted and eventually killed in his mother's home by Gaudencio de la Lave, a follower of Huerta, on March 8, 1913. His two brothers were also killed in the same incident and the home burned. His home municipality
General Camerino Z. Mendoza Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 30, 2017
2. General Camerino Z. Mendoza Marker
The marker can be seen on the closest corner of the building in this view.
was renamed in his honor after the Revolution.
 
Categories. Wars, Non-US
 
General Camerino Z. Mendoza image. Click for full size.
3. General Camerino Z. Mendoza
Photo courtesy of the INAH Mediateca.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 8, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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