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Statue of an Unknown Soldier

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It is located on the roundabout at the junction between Ejército Nacional and Periférico. The soldier is wearing heeled boots, the uniform of that period, a kepi, and a rifle which he holds with both hands. The statue was made by sculptor Ignacio Asúnsolo. The monument is intended to honor the soldiers who died in war without having been identified. There are several sculptures and busts that have the same purpose around the world.

Mexico City

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