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St Mary's Square Memorial - San Francisco, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 47.517 W 122° 24.314
10S E 552366 N 4182898
Quick Description: A plaque dedicated to Americans of Chinese decent who died during WWI and WWII.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/18/2010 4:28:00 PM
Waymark Code: WM92J2
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 4

Long Description:
The plaque is in the middle of St Mary's Square in Chinatown. There's an eagle on the plaque, with its wings spread open. Under the eagle are the seals of the branches of the armed forces. Underneath the names are the seals of the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. The plaque rests on a metal fence-like backdrop.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
WWI and II

In Honor Of: Americans of Chinese ancestry who gave their lives

Marker Text:
"We salute these Americans of Chinese ancestry who gave their lives for America in World War I and II."

Date of dedication: N/A

Who Put it Here?: Unknown

Description of Memorial:
The memorial sits in the middle of St. Mary's Square.

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