San Salvador, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
Heroes of the War of Legitimate Defense
Heroes de la Guerra de Legitima Defensa
Fuerza Armada de El Salvador
A los heroes caidos en combate en la Guerra de Legitima Defensa 1969
Mayor Jorge Alberto Dominguez ∙ Capitan P.A. Guillermo Reynaldo Cortez ∙ Capitan P.A. Douglas Vladimir Varela ∙ Capitan Jose Anibal Hernandez Serrano ∙ Teniente Miguel Angel Gavidia ∙ Subteniente Victor Manuel Guerra Ingles ∙ Subteniente Jose Jaime Marenco ∙ Subteniente Jose Victor Menendez ∙ Subteniente Ramon Romero Ortiz ∙ Sgto. Alirio Ardon Aragon ∙ Sgto. Francisco Canales Ascencio ∙ Cabo Isidoro Ticas Fuentes ∙ Cabo Esteban Blanco Romero ∙ Cabo Victor Manuel Moreno Barrera ∙ Cabo Gabriel Rosales ∙ Cabo Concepcion Ibañez Rivas ∙ GN Oscar Osmin Quintanilla ∙ GN Juan Antonio Rivas ∙ GN Rafael Antonio Solito Torrento ∙ GN Jose Saul Serrano ∙ GN Francisco Armando Gomez Abarca ∙ GN Ramon Alfredo Medina ∙ GN Candelario Chavez Trejo ∙ Insp. PH Miguel Angel Flores ∙ Agte. PH Manuel Antonio Barrera ∙ Agte. PH Santiago Alvarez ∙ Agte. PH Jose Domingo Ramirez ∙ Agte. PH Carlos Humberto Vasquez ∙ Agente Rene Quintanilla Portillo ∙ Motorista Gustavo Chavarria Gomez ∙ Motorista German Giron Linares ∙ Sold. Jose Hector Medrano ∙ Sold. Adan Henriquez
Para quienes decidieron presentarse ante Vos oh Señor, orgullosamente envueltos en la Insignia Sagrada de nuestra Nacionalidad.
14 de Julio 2006
English translation: Armed Forces of El Salvador
To the heroes fallen in combat in the War of Legitimate Defense 1969
[Names of the fallen Salvadoran soldiers]
For those that chose to present themselves before You Oh Lord, proudly wrapped in the Sacred Insignia of our Nationality.
Location. 13° 40.929′ N, 89° 11.557′ W. Marker is in San Salvador, San Salvador. Touch for map. This marker is located near the grandstand on the grounds of the Military Museum of El Salvador in the San Jacinto neighborhood of San Salvador.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Relief Map of El Salvador (within shouting distance of this marker); Tomb of the Communications Soldier (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Salvadoran Founders of Central American Independence (about 90 meters away); General Juan José Cañas (about 180 meters away); Felipe Soto (about 180 meters away); The National Zoo of El Salvador (approx. half a kilometer away); The Giant Sloth (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); The American Hippopotamus (approx. 0.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Salvador.
Regarding Heroes of the War of Legitimate Defense. The 1969 war between El Salvador and Honduras is known in El Salvador as the "War of Legitimate Defense", although it is generally recognized that it was El Salvador that invaded and attacked Honduras.
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Categories. • 20th Century •
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