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María Aguirre de Marcos

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From Guayaquil, she was declared by the Peruvian Congress a "Heroína de la Emancipación" for her recruitment of soldiers and collection of funds for the independence cause. She was awarded the Medalla de los Sufrimientos de la Patria. (Estrada, 44)

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Estrada, Jenny, (1984), Mujeres de Guayaquil, siglo XVI al siglo XX


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