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Por su heroica defensa de la población de Tarifa durante la citada Guerra de la Independencia española contra las tropas francesas, la ciudad le rinde homenaje en un monumento que se levanta en un pun... more »For its heroic defense of the population of Tarifa during the aforementioned War of Spanish Independence against French troops, the city pays homage to him in a monument that stands at a point of its old walled perimeter, right at the encounter of the street General Copons with Independence Street. Raised on a high pedestal, his bronze figure appears standing, dressed in his military attire, holding with his right hand a card - the one sent by General Leval to surrender the square - and with his left hand on the handle of his saber. Information extracted from Wikipedia.
Non è imponente ma ha un suo significato, perché rappresenta colui che ha costretto le truppe di Napoleone ad abbandonare l'assedio di Tarifa. Per la gente del luogo un eroe, che nella statua appare f... more »It is not impressive but it has its own meaning, because it represents the one who forced Napoleon's troops to abandon the siege of Tarifa. For the locals a hero, who in the statue appears proud and winning.
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