A Virtual Cemetery created by Emilio Rodriguez

13 Roses / Thirteen Roses / Las Trece Rosas

"Las Trece Rosas" (the Thirteen Roses) is the name given in Spain to a group of thirteen young women who were executed by a Francoist firing squad just after the conclusion of the Spanish Civil War. Their execution was part of a massive execution campaign known as the "saca de agosto", which included 43 young men (among them a fourteen-year-old).The thirteen victims were: Carmen Barrero Aguado (age 24), Martina Barroso García (age 22), Blanca Brissac Vázquez (age 29), Pilar Bueno Ibáñez (age 27), Julia Conesa Conesa (age 19), Adelina García Casillas (age 19), Elena Gil Olaya (age 20), Virtudes González García (age 18), Ana López Gallego (age 21), Joaquina López Laffite (age 23), Dionisia Manzanero Salas (age 20), Victoria Muñoz García (age 19), and Luisa Rodríguez de la Fuente (age 18). Seven of the women were under age - in Francoist Spain the age of majority was 21.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Las_Trece_Rosas

14 memorials
 Carmen Barrero Aguado
No grave photo

Carmen Barrero Aguado

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Martina Barroso
No grave photo

Martina Barroso

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Blanca Brisac
No grave photo

Blanca Brisac

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Pilar Bueno
No grave photo

Pilar Bueno

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Julia Conesa
No grave photo

Julia Conesa

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Avelina García
No grave photo

Avelina García

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Elena Gil
No grave photo

Elena Gil

1919 – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Virtudes González
No grave photo

Virtudes González

1922 – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Ana López
No grave photo

Ana López

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Joaquina López
No grave photo

Joaquina López

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Dionisia Manzanero
No grave photo

Dionisia Manzanero

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Victoria Muñoz
No grave photo

Victoria Muñoz

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Luisa Rodríguez
No grave photo

Luisa Rodríguez

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

 Antonia Torre
No grave photo

Antonia Torre

unknown – 5 Aug 1939

Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

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