Know the names of local heroes in Cagayan de Oro City at Plaza de los Heroes, a memorial dedicated to the heroes of the three historic battles of Cagayan de Misamis during the Philippine-American War namely: Battle of Cagayan de Misamis (April 7, 1900), Battle of Agusan Hill (May 14, 1900), and Battle of Makahambus Hill (June 4, 1900). Located at Masterson Mile in Pueblo de Oro, it was inaugurated on June 4, 2004. The events and names of the heroes are engraved in the black marble stones. Read the text below engraved in the six faces of the stones.

Some of the names in the list of heroes have streets named after them like Apolinar Velez, Nacalaban, Akut, Cruz Taal, Toribio Chaves, Pabayo and many others…

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If you have time, do visit the place and know the names who fought for our freedom and made Kagay-anons proud.

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