Penal Unit No. 2 will be marked as a site of memory

This is Penal Unit No. 2 “Francisco Ramírez” of Gualeguaychú, which will be marked as a site of memory. taking into account the events that occurred in the Argentine Republic, between the years 1974 to 1983.

It should be noted that in Penal Unit No. 2, men and women have been detained for political reasons since 1974 and, with greater intensity, during the last civil-military dictatorship (1976-1983).

Penal Unit No. 2 will be marked as a site of memory (Memory Press /)

Were 186 those detained for political reasons, who passed through Penal Unit No. 2, between 1974 and 1983.

The act, to be held this Tuesday, June 21 at 4:00 p.m., on Av. Eva Perón and Goldaracena, will be attended by the mayor, Dr. Esteban Martín Piaggio, from the Secretary of Human Rights of the Nation, Horace Pietragallaand provincial and local authorities.

A report is presented on victims of the dictatorship without recognizing themselves in Gualeguaychú

Signage is organized by the Secretary of Human Rightsthrough the National Directorate of Sites and Spaces of Memory, together with the Ministry of Government and the Undersecretary of Human Rights of the province of Entre Ríos and the Municipality of Gualeguaychú. It falls within the framework of memory policies, and throughout the country more than 200 signs have already been made.

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