Dajabón in Municipality of Dajabón, Dominican Republic
The Battle of Beller
27 octubre de 1845.
October 27, 1845.
Location. 19° 32.949′ N, 71° 42.357′ W. Marker is in Dajabón, Dajabón, in Municipality of Dajabón. Marker is on Calle Beller just west of Calle Victor Manuel Abreu, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker and monument are at the center of a city park, just east of a kiosk. Marker is in this post office area: Dajabón 63000, Dominican Republic.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Juan Pablo Duarte y Diez (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Haitian Massacre of 1937 (approx. 0.3 kilometers away).
Regarding The Battle of Beller.
The Battle of Beller was one of many battles of the Dominican War of Independence from Haiti. It took place on October 27, 1845, in the area of the flatlands known as Beller on the outskirts of the town of Dajabón, where the Haitians had built a fort called "The Invincible." The fort was taken by Dominican troops commanded by Francisco Antonio Salcedo.
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