Historical Inaccuracies / Cenotaph Ownership

The Alamo Defender names currently listed on the Cenotaph façade contains inaccurate and incomplete information.

To properly honor all of those who died in battle, this list will be updated during the restoration and relocation of the Cenotaph. The new location allows visitors to pause and engage more intimately with the powerful figural sculpture of the Defenders and see the names on the base of the monument.


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Alamo Cenotaph featuring names of Defenders. Not all Defenders are named on the Cenotaph.

The City of San Antonio owns the Cenotaph and thus will manage the contractors hired to repair and restore the monument onsiteIt is absolutely certain that the monument will be repaired and will always stand to honor the Alamo Defenders.