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Antonio León

 
 
Antonio León Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
1. Antonio León Marker
Inscription.
Heroe Nacional
Nacio en 1794 en
Huajuapan Oaxaca.
Primer Gobernador
de su estado;
Valiente General
Defendio a la Patria
Contra la invasion
Norteamericana
Murio en la Batalla del
Molino del Rey en
Septiembre de 1847.

English translation:
Antonio León
National Hero
Born in 1794 in Huajuapan, Oaxaca.
First Governor of the state; Brave General, defended the nation against the United States invasion.
Died at the Battle of Molino del Rey in September 1847.

 
Location. 19° 25.96′ N, 99° 9.322′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal. Marker is on Paseo de la Reforma, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 85 Paseo de la Reforma, Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal 06600, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carlos María de Bustamonte (within shouting distance of this marker); Ponciano Arriaga (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); General Mariano Jiménez (about 90 meters away); Manuel López Cotilla (about 150 meters away); Donato Guerra (about 150 meters away); Fr. Servando Teresa de Mier
Antonio León Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 1, 2015
2. Antonio León Marker
(about 150 meters away); Juan Zuazua (about 150 meters away); Jesús Garcia Morales (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar, Mexican-American
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 397 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 15, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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