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Murder of Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana

Muerte de Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana

 
 
Murder of Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 6, 2016
1. Murder of Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana Marker
Inscription.
La Asociacion de Estudiantes
Poder Estudiantil Abner 93
del I.N.M.N.
rinde homenaje a la memoria de:
Abner Abdiel Hernandez O.
siendo este lugar testigo de su muerte
al frente de la lugar estudiantil 93
Presidente: Erwin Morales Montenegro
Vice-Presidente: Jose Luis Catun
Secretaria: Olga Marina Coti
Tesorero: Edwin Chim Arias
Guatemala September 93

English translation:
The Association of Students
“Student Power Abner 93”
of the Teachers Night School Institute (I.N.M.N.)
give tribute to the memory of:
Abner Abdiel Hernandez O.
in this place that saw his death
in front of this house of study in 1993.
President: Erwin Morales Montenegro
Vice-President: José Luis Catun
Secretary: Olga Marina Coti
Treasurer: Edwin Chim Arias
Guatemala, September 1993

 
Erected 1993 by La Asociacion de Estudiantes del INMN.
 
Location. 14° 38.375′ N, 90° 30.656′ W. Marker is in Guatemala City, Guatemala, in Municipality of Guatemala. Marker is on 9a Avenida just south of 9a Calle, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Guatemala City, Guatemala 01001, Guatemala.
 
Other nearby markers. At least
Murder of Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 6, 2016
2. Murder of Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana Marker
The markers can be seen to the left of the entrance to the National Central Men's School. (Instituto Nacional Central para Varones).
8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Fire in Guatemala City (a few steps from this marker); Students Massacred on April 12, 1962 (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Doctor Adolfo Mijangos López (about 90 meters away); Julio and Enrique de la Riva (about 150 meters away); First Cathedral in Guatemala City (about 180 meters away); National Day of Dignity for the Victims of Guatemala's Armed Conflict (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Assassination of Oliverio Castañeda de Leon (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The Central American Act of Independence (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guatemala City.
 
Regarding Murder of Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana. Abner Abdiel Hernandez was a 17 year-old student shot by a Congressional bodyguard at this location on May 11, 1993 during protests against the Serrano government.
 
Categories. EducationPolitics
 
Additional marker on the founding of the Teachers Night School in 1948 and 50th anniversary image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 6, 2016
3. Additional marker on the founding of the Teachers Night School in 1948 and 50th anniversary
1948-1998
A.E.I.N.M.N.
Asociacion de Estudiantes rinde homenaje al Instituto Normal Mixto Nocturno, en sus bodas de oro, que es el primero y unicion de caracter oficial para la clase trabajadora, nacio de los postulados democraticos de la Revolucion de Octubre de 1944 para dar a los trabajadores manuales e intelectuales la esperada ocasion de continuar su desarrollo cultural sistematico y fue, precisamente como un merecido homenaje a los trabajadores de Guatemala.
Nombres de los participantes en el homenaje.
Guatemala, 17 de mayo de 1998
Additional Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, August 6, 2016
4. Additional Abner Abdiel Hernandez Orellana Marker
Outside of the National Central School of Commercial Sciences (Escuela Nacional Central de Ciencias Comerciales) nearby at 10a Avenida 9-40, is this additional marker also dedicated to Abner Hernandez. It reads:
Abner A. Hernandez O.
1993-1994
E.N.C.C.C.
Comercio
13 de mayo
Los mártires no se lloran…
¡¡Se imitan!!

English translation: Abner A. Hernández O.
1993-1994
E.N.C.C.C.
Commerce
May 13
Don’t cry for martyrs…
Imitate them!!
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 21, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 145 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 21, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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