People gather to help assemble the flower shrine to Supervisor Harvey Milk who were shot and killed inside San Francisco City Hall on this day in 1978, at Harvey Milk Plaza in San Francisco on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016 (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

People gather to help assemble the flower shrine to Supervisor Harvey Milk who were shot and killed inside San Francisco City Hall on this day in 1978, at Harvey Milk Plaza in San Francisco on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016 (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF remembers Harvey Milk, George Moscone in Castro District

Hundreds gathered at Harvey Milk Plaza in San Francisco’s Castro District Sunday, November 27 to attend a vigil and evening of remembrance for former San Francisco Supervisor and LGBT activist Harvey Milk and former Mayor George Moscone who were both shot and killed in San Francisco’s City Hall 38 years ago on November 27, 1978. Photos by Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner.

People hold candles during the 38th Annual Vigil & Night of Remembrance at Harvey Milk Plaza on Castro and Market Streets in San Francisco on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, to honor the memories of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk who were shot and killed inside San Francisco City Hall on this day in 1978. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

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People hold candles during the 38th Annual Vigil & Night of Remembrance at Harvey Milk Plaza on Castro and Market Streets in San Francisco on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, to honor the memories of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk who were shot and killed inside San Francisco City Hall on this day in 1978. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

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