Ciudad Barrios, San Miguel, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
Oscar Romero Park
Oscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdámez
Ciudad Barrios se honra en eregir este monumento alegórico a su Hijo Meritísimo, quien dio la vida por los habitantes de este país por amor, por justicia y por el evangelio de Jesucristo.
Alcalde Municipal René Wilfredo Gómez
Concejo, Personal de la Alcaldía y todo el pueblo de Ciudad Barrios
15 de agosto de 2014
Monsignor Oscar Arnulfo
Romero y Galdámez Park
Ciudad Barrios is honored to erect this symbolic monument to its most Illustrious Son, who gave his life for the people of this country for love, for justice and for the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Mayor René Wilfredo Gómez
Board, Municipal Personnel and the people of Ciudad Barrios
August 15, 2014
Location. 13° 45.948′ N, 88° 16.273′ W. Marker is in Ciudad Barrios, San Miguel. Touch for map. The marker and statue are directly in front of the Ciudad Barrios Catholic Church on the main town square.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 26 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Oscar Romero (within shouting distance of this marker); First Century of Ciudad Barrios El Mozote (approx. 22.4 kilometers away in Morazán); El Mozote Children's Memorial (approx. 22.4 kilometers away in Morazán); French and Mexican recognition (approx. 24.4 kilometers away in Morazán); Peugeot armored car (approx. 24.4 kilometers away in Morazán); 75 mm cannon (approx. 24.4 kilometers away in Morazán); Direct strike against the Counter-Insurgency Plan (approx. 24.4 kilometers away in Morazán). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad Barrios.
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