Puebla in Municipality of Puebla, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Memorial to Those Killed in University Protest of 1973
Diez años del Dia Heroico en Defensa
de la Reforma Universitario de la
Profr. Alfonso Calderon Moreno
Est. Norberto Suarez Lara
Est. Victor Manuel Medina
Est. Ignacio Enrique Gonzalez Romano
Ten Years since the Heroic Day of the Autonomous University of Puebla Reform Protests
Prof. Alfonso Calderón Moreno
Student Norberto Suárez Lara
Student Victor Manuel Medina
Student Ignacio Enrique González Romano
Erected 1983 by Partido Socialista Unificado de México.
Location. 19° 2.554′ N, 98° 11.747′ W. Marker is in Puebla, Puebla, in Municipality of Puebla. Marker is on Calle 4 Sur just south of Avenida Don Juan de Palafox y Mendoza, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is to the right of the entrance to the BUAP Radio entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: Calle 4 Sur 104, Puebla 72000, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Speech by Francisco Madero in Puebla The Oath to Independence in the City of Puebla... (within shouting distance of this marker); Jesuit Education in Puebla (within shouting distance of this marker); Plaza de la Democracia (within shouting distance of this marker); Emperor Iturbide at the Casa del Mendrugo (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The House of Alms (about 90 meters away); The Oriental Bank Building (about 180 meters away); The Old Portal of the Audience (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Puebla.
Regarding Memorial to Those Killed in University Protest of 1973. The teacher and three students mentioned on the marker were protesting for reforms to the Autonomous University of Puebla. While details of the incident are unclear, they were shot and killed by snipers that fired on them from a nearby building. Three other people were also shot and killed as they passed by the event on the ground: Víctor Rodríguez, a Volkswagen employee; Carlos Vélez Huerta, a propane gas deliveryman;
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 72 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on January 18, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 2. submitted on January 20, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 3, 4. submitted on January 18, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 5. submitted on January 20, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.