Assassination of General Augusto C. Sandino
Una de las verjas de la entrada a las carceles de El Hormiguero por donde paso el General Augusto C. Sandino la noche en que fue asesinado el 21 de febrero de 1934
Here were one of the entrance gates to the jail cells of El Hormiguero (The Anthill) where General Augusto C. Sandino passed before being assassinated the night of February 21, 1934
Location. 12° 8.489′ N, 86° 16.41′ W. Marker is in Managua, Managua. Marker is on 9a Calle Suroeste, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. This marker is on the left passing the parking lot area at Lomas de Tiscapa.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Presidential House of Nicaragua (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Pedro Joaquin Chamorro Cardenal (within shouting distance of this marker); Monument to the Heroes of April 4, 1954 (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Martyrs of the National Workers Front (approx. 1.4 kilometers away); Fulgencio Vega (approx. 1.6 kilometers away); Tomb of Three Founders of the Sandinistas (approx. 1.7 Francisco Morazán (approx. 1.7 kilometers away); Visits of Pope John Paul II to Nicaragua (approx. 2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Managua.
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