Cagayan de Oro City officials led by City Mayor Oscar Moreno, City Historical and Cultural Commission headed by Dr. Erlinda Burton, the Free and Accepted Masons, Order of the Knights of Rizal and Order of DeMolay, yesterday unveiled the centennial marker of the monument of Dr. Jose P. Rizal at Plaza Divisoria.

The marker is placed right below the original marker as shown below.

photo by CIO
photo by CIO

This is the centennial marker.

photo by CIO
photo by CIO

Meanwhile, two cadettes from Xavier University stand guard at the monument at night.

Here’s one dedication written in English.

Here’s the other dedication written in Cebuano/Binisaya.

Read our old article (2011) on CDO’s Rizal Monument below.

Cagayan de Oro’s Rizal Monument was built in 1917

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