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Martyr's Day

This event repeats every year for 9 occurrences

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Martyr's Day, also known as Memorial Day and Duelo Nacional.

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This is a photo of the students on their way to hoist the Panamanian flag on January 9th, 1964.

 

Edited by Keith Woolford

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The guy in the middle of the flag.  Holding it is my cousin, Inocencio Garcia.  He survived.  Still alive and present in all the ceremonies for the 9 de Enero.  

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1 hour ago, Keith Woolford said:

They were only boys. Look at them smiling and laughing as they started out.

High School students 12th grade.

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