General Lagos

commune in Chile

General Lagos is a city in the region of Arica and Parinacota, in the north of Chile. It is named after Pedro Lagos, who directed the assault to the morro de Arica, during the battle of Arica. It was founded in December 30, 1927 as Comuna de General Lagos and they are called visvireños, since the most important area in the town is called Visvirí.

Coat of arms of General Lagos.