Tanforan Racetrack Japanese Assembly Center

Tanforan Racetrack Japanese Assembly Center (HMC2Y)

Location: San Bruno, CA 94066 San Mateo County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 38.175', W 122° 25.151'

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Racetrack opened in 1899 and had racing seasons until it burned down in 1964. Many famous horses raced and won here.

In 1942, Tanforan became a temporary assembly center for over 4000 persons of Japanese ancestry who were to be interned for the duration of World War II.
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HM NumberHMC2Y
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Marker Number934
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 2:40am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 551245 N 4165616
Decimal Degrees37.63625000, -122.41918333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 38.175', W 122° 25.151'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 38' 10.50" N, 122° 25' 9.06" W
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Area Code(s)650, 415, 408
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1200-1236 Sea Biscuit Ave, San Bruno CA 94066, US
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