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Location
Located on the west coast of the United States bordering the Pacific Ocean to the east, Oregon to the north, Nevada to the east and Mexico to the south. Arizona to the southeast.

Wartime History
California has many major Naval bases, barracks and airfields used during WWII. San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego were gateways for millions of American servicemen on their way to or from the Pacific.

  Staging area and shipyard
  Staging area and shipyard
  Located to the south of San Francisco
  Includes NAS Alameda
  County including King's Canyon National Park
  Location of Hamilton Field
  Naval Ship Yard located in San Francisco Bay
  Eagle Field Primary Training Base
  Capital of the state of California
  Southern California city, airfields and factories.
  Port located to the west of Long Beach
  Located in Los Angeles County
  Located north of San Diego and La Jolla
  Southern California city, embarcation point

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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