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Ana Barba

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Gender: F
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She retrieved and hid the head of the defeated patriot General Ignacio Warnes when it was displayed in Santa Cruz plaza, Bolivia, (in 1816?), thus sparing the deceased humiliation and taking from the royalists the opportunity to gloat. (Urquidi, 233-234)

Related to María Narcisa Barba or María del Rosario Barba?

Life Events

Other 1816She retrieved and hid the head of General Ignacio Warnes that the royalists had displayed in Santa Cruz plaza.


Urquidi, José Macedonio, (1918), Bolivianas ilustres, heroinas, escritoras, artistas, Tomo I


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