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General Patricio Centeno Martínez

 
 
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By J. Makali Bruton, May 6, 2019
1. General Patricio Centeno Martínez Marker
Inscription.  

Gral. Patricio Centeno Martinez
Heroe Nacional
Nació el 14 de Noviembre 1816. Militar de carrera, se incorporó al Ejército en 1850. Combatió a las tropas invasoras Norteamericanas en la Hacienda San Jacinto. Coordinó acciones de combate con los indios flecheros de Matagalpa. Aparece suscribiendo el Acta del Cabildo Abierto del 1 de Abril de 1887, solicitando al Gobierno Central la creación del Departamento de Jinotega, la cual se llevó a efecto un año después de su muerte. En 1889 el Congreso Nacional reconociendo su participación y patriotismo le confirió el gradoude General de Brigada. Muere el 25 de Abril 1890 a los 76 años de edad, se le rindieron honores como Héroe Nacional.

English translation:
General Patricio Centeno Martínez
National Hero
Born on November 14, 1816. Starting his military career, he joined the Army in 1850. He fought the troops of the American invaders at Hacienda San Jacinto. He coordinated combat actions with the Indian Archers of Matagalpa. He appears in the historical record subscribing the Minutes of the Open Cabildo of April 1, 1887, requesting
General Patricio Centeno Martínez Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 6, 2019
2. General Patricio Centeno Martínez Marker
The marker is the nearest marker on the left in this group of six markers on Calle Central in Jinotega.
the Central Government to create the Department of Jinotega, which was carried out one year after his death. In 1889 the National Congress, recognizing his participation and patriotism, is granted the rank of Brigadier General. He dies on April 25, 1890 at 76 years of age, honored as a National Hero.
 
Location. 13° 5.493′ N, 86° 0.192′ W. Marker is in Jinotega, Jinotega. Marker is on Calle Central just east of 1a Avenida Noroeste, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jinotega 65000, Nicaragua. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harvey Wells Moller (here, next to this marker); Bishop Pedro Lisimaco Vílchez (here, next to this marker); Monsignor Rubén Baltodano y Alfaro (a few steps from this marker); Doctor Gustavo Blandón Zeledón (a few steps from this marker); Amanda López Pineda (a few steps from this marker); First Leaders of Jinotega (within shouting distance of this marker); Alfredo Alegría Rosales (within shouting distance of this marker); The Cathedral of Jinotega (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jinotega.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 3, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 3, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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