Cross in Milluni cemetery commemorating miners killed on 24th May 1965, Mt Huayna Potosi in background, Cordillera Real, Bolivia
This simple monument reads "Glory to the Fallen in the massacre of May 24th, 1965". Miners across the country were taking part in a general strike against the military dictatorship of René Barrientos Ortuño. Many in Milluni were killed when the army and air force attacked attacked the mine and surroundings.
Photograph ID: Milluni2014D94
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