San Salvador, El Salvador — Central America (West Coast)
General Omar Torrijos Herrera
(Omar) Torrijos Herrera
(Su) contribución a la Soberanía de
Panamá y a la paz en el Continente
(A)mericano, en ocasión del 102
(An)iversario de la Independencia
El Gobierno de la República de
Panamá en reconocimiento a la amistad
Permanente y a la solidaridad
Excelentísimo Samuel Lewis Navarro
Primer Vice-Presidente de la Republica de Panamá y Ministro de Relaciones Exteriores
Su Excelencia Edgar Spence Herrera
Embajador Extraordinario y Plenipotenciario de la Republica de Panamá San Salvador, jueves 10 de noviembre de 2005
To General Omar Torrijos Herrera
And to his contribution to the sovereignty of
Panama and to peace on the American continent,
On the 102nd Anniversary of Panamanian Independence
The Government of the Republic of Panama in recognition of the permanent friendship and solidarity of the Salvadoran people
(Vice-President and Ambassador's names and titles)
San Salvador, Thursday, November 10, 2005
Location. 13° 41.232′ N, 89° 14.275′ W. Marker is in Touch for map. This marker and bust are directly in front of the El Salvador Anthropology Museum (MUNA).
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Francisco de Paula Santander (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Inca Garcilaso de la Vega (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); General Manuel José Arce (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Sérgio Vieira de Mello (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Allegory to the Constitution of 1950 (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Pancho Lara (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Valero Lecha (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Agustín Barrios (approx. 0.8 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Salvador.
Regarding General Omar Torrijos Herrera. General Omar Torrijos Herrera (1929-1981) was a Panamanian military officer. He came to be the maximum leader of Panama as part of a military coup in 1968 and led the country until his death in 1981 when an airplane he was in exploded. He was the father of the previous Panamanian President Martín Torrijos Espino.
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