memorial park

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Forest Lawn in Glendale, California, is the memorial park that serves as the final resting place for many of Hollywood's greatest.

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The school district and the county are negotiating a deal that would allow the county to build and maintain a memorial park and cemetery on the site where the bodies were found. Siddhartha Mahanta, The New York Review of Books, "One Man’s Quest for a Memorial to Sugar Land’s Bitter History," 4 June 2019 But travel 15 minutes due west to the hamlet of Gotha to discover not only a beautiful memorial park but also the resting place of one of the world’s most famous artists. Vincent Crampton, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Explore Florida's Orange County: Woodlawn Memorial Park’s happy little plot," 6 May 2018 The arch and courthouse were always part of the memorial park complex. Gary Garth, USA TODAY, "Gateway Arch: An American classic gets a major overhaul," 29 June 2018 Officially, the anniversary will be marked by the dedication of a memorial park, a project led by former City Treasurer Nancy Winkler and her husband, Jay Bryan, whose daughter Anne Bryan, a 24-year-old aspiring artist, died in the collapse. Joseph A. Slobodzian, Philly.com, "'I'm not angry,' says Mariya Plekan, 5 years after losing legs in Salvation Army building collapse," 1 June 2018 There continues to be speculation over what actually happened and the site of the encounter has been turned into a memorial park to reflect the 1966 Westall UFO Incident. Fox News, "Audio reveals creepy details of UFO mystery," 7 Aug. 2018 Burial at Rose Hill memorial park will immediately follow. Hartford Courant, courant.com, "Sally T. Blake," 27 May 2018 In 1921, the battle site was preserved as a memorial park and in 1973 was designated as National Historic Landmark. Vincent Crampton, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Explore Florida's Sumter County: The massacre that sparked a war," 6 May 2018 Kruse is proud of his little town, with its memorial park on Main Street, its tiny museum and its small-town, homey atmosphere. Michael Sangiacomo, cleveland.com, "Ohio Tiny Towns: Last living Johnny Appleseed tree is pride of Savannah (photos)," 6 May 2018

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1927, in the meaning defined above

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