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Barbara Alcazar

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Unknown

Biographical details

She was awarded the Orden del Sol by San MartĂ­n in 1822. (Gaceta de Lima, 23-1-1822, p.3) Her name does not appear on subsequent lists.

She was from a staunch patriot family and she joined the cause (action unspecified). She was imprisoned and tortured, but she refused to give any information to the royalists. (GarcĂ­a y GarcĂ­a, 255)

Life Events

Other 1822She was awarded the Orden del Sol.


García y García, Elvira, (1924), La mujer peruana a través de los siglos

, (1950), Gaceta del Gobierno de Lima Independiente, Tomos I-III, Julio 1822-dic 1822


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