Santiago, Chile, Armenian Genocide Memorial

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Subject:The victims of the 1915 Armenian Genocide. (view image)
Type of Memorial:Inscription, Monumental Sculpture
Sponsor(s):Local Armenian community members.
Placement:Freestanding, structural work.
Physical Setting:Flat land.
Tourist Amenities:Yes
Physical Condition:Well preserved.
Inscription:“1915 – 24 April – 1975 In memory of 1,500,000 Armenian martyrs massacred by the Turks for the liberty of Armenia and the human dignity.” (Translated from Spanish).
Location:Santiago, Chile
Construction Began:Mid 1970s
Construction Completed:1975
Dedication Date:April 1975

Martin Keskiskian; Photo 1994 Carlos Calvo 2733/35; T.E. 943-1104C bdigo 1230; Bs. As. Rep. Argentina