U.S. Army post (1864-1966)First fortified by the Spanish in 1797, this bluff above the bay was re-armed by the U.S. Army in 1864. The post remained active through the Civil War, western Indian Wars, and conflicts abroad, beginning with the Spanish-American War in 1898. During World War II, Fort Mason was the Army's logistics center for sending troops and supplies to the Pacific.
|Series||This marker is part of the National Historic Landmarks series|
|Placed By||Golden Gate National Recreation Area, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 at 11:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 550006 N 4184335|
|Decimal Degrees||37.80503333, -122.43193333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 48.302', W 122° 25.916'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 48' 18.12" N, 122° 25' 54.96" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
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