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Heroes Grove

   
Heroes Grovezoom
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco
CA
USA
94118
November 13 1932

Tranquil grove of coastal redwoods, surrounding a granite rock inscribed with the names of local casualties of World War I. Three-sided boulder known as the Gold Star Mothers Rock is inscribed with the names of 748 local men and 13 women who died in the war. Originally planned for a spot near the War Memorial Opera House, the stone was added to the grove in 1932. 

Also Includes a small meadow with the Doughboy memorial and flagpoles at its western edge. The date of its creation is unknown, but it is visible on the 1935 aerial photograph.

 
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Heroes Grove
Tranquil grove of coastal redwoods, surrounding a granite rock inscribed with the names of local casualties of World War I
Three-sided boulder known as the Gold Star Mothers Rock
Three-sided boulder known as the Gold Star Mothers Rock is inscribed with the names of 748 local men and 13 women who died in the war
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