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Hermenegildo Galeana

 
 
Hermenegildo Galeana Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
1. Hermenegildo Galeana Marker
Inscription.
Hermenegildo Galeana
Insurgente
Nacio en Tecpan
hoy edo. de Guerrero
en 1762
Dedicado a labores
campesinas
Uniose a Morelos
luchando con valor
por la libertad
Murio en campaña
en el año de 1814

English translation:
Hermenegildo Galeana
Independence fighter
Born in Tecpán, today the state of Guerrero, in 1762.
He was working as a farmer when he joined Morelos to fight for liberty.
He died during the campaign in 1814.

 
Location. 19° 25.781′ N, 99° 9.731′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Paseo la Reforma 120, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06600, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leonardo Bravo (within shouting distance of this marker); Ramón Carmona (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); General Antonio Rosales (about 90 meters away); José María Chávez (about 90 meters away); Francisco Primo de Verdad y Ramos (about 90 meters away); Coronel Gregorio Méndez (about
Hermenegildo Galeana Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
2. Hermenegildo Galeana Marker
180 meters away); José Eduardo de Cárdenas (about 180 meters away); General Ignacio López Rayón (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 11, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 340 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 11, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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