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"Soldado desconocido - The Crypta at the Congress" Top 5 Page for this destination Congreso de la Republica Tip by El_Sueco

Congreso de la Republica, Lima: 7 reviews and 9 photos

  The crypta
by El_Sueco
 
 

Outside the Congress there is a newly build crypta for the unknown soldier.
The boy who is buried here was found on the colina at Chorrillos, where some excavation now are taking place.
As I recall it, the guide from the Congress said that the crypta was for the known soldier (i.e. not the unknown soldier), as they had found a paper in his pocket that told about his name.
But as you can see, the sign says desconocido (unknown)!

Address: The Congress

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  • Written Sep 15, 2002
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