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  California
Alameda
Nike Missile Site
near Marin Headlands Visitor Center
MAIL 879 Walnut Street
Alameda CA 94501
Phone
Web Site http://www.nikemissile.org/
E-mail mailto:webmaster@nikemissile.org
Alt Web http://www.nps.gov/goga/nike/index.htm
Description former missile launch site in Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Military
Owner/Operator: Nike Historical Society
New or Updated: 06/07/2003
 

  CA

  Alameda

  USS Hornet Museum

  Pier 3

  Alameda Point

  Alameda  CA   94501    

  Phone 510 521-8448

  Web Site www.uss-hornet.org/

  E-mail  info@uss-hornet.org

  Description  aircraft carrier with four decks available for visitors

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type Ship

  Industry /Profession Navy

  New or Updated:  10/27/2006

  CA

  Beale AFB

  Edward  Beale Museum

  Beale AFB

  9 SRW/CCX, Building 2471

  Beale AFB  CA   95903    

  Phone  916 634-2038

  Web Site http://dwb.sacbee.com/content/travel/yuba/

  Alt Web http://aeroweb.brooklyn.cuny.edu/museums/ca/efbm/efbm.htm

  Description  training center and WWII POW camp holds objects from 13th Armored

                    Division, 100th Bomb Group, and 9th Bomb Group

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Industry/Profession  Air Force

  New or Updated:  11/14/2006

 

  California
Benicia
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2024 Camel Road
Benicia CA
Phone
707 745-5435
Web Site
http://www.flash.net/~cbarn
Description
site of a US Arsenal, also the final home of the experimental Camel Corps
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Animals
Era 1860

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  CA

  Camp Pendleton

  Assault Amphibian Vehicle Museum

  Camp Del Mar Area

  Camp Pendleton   CA

  Phone  760 725-2073

  Web Site http://www.tecom.usmc.mil/aasbn/index.htm

  E-mail  mailto:Thomas.Adametz@usmc.mil

  Alt Web http://www.amtrac.org/2atmc/Museum/Gatorgalley.asp

  Description  restored amphibious vehicles from WWII and and the Korean War

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  New or Updated:   2/22/2007

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  CA

  Camp Roberts

  Camp Roberts Historical Museum and Annex

  Building 114

  Building 6485

  Camp Roberts  CA

  Phone 805 238-8418

  Alt Phone  805 238-3732

  Web Site http://militarymuseum.org/CampRobertsMuseum.html

  E-mail  mailto:praldavis@tcsn.net

  Alt Web www.calguard.ca.gov/cpRbts/archive/Gov%20template/PAO%20web/Museu

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  Description  museum holds uniform collection from WW I - present, annex

                    collection of military vehicles

  Type of Resource Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection N-Z  Uniforms

  New or Updated:  2/19/2007

 
 

  CA

  China Lake

  Naval Armament & Technology Museum

  China Lake   CA

  Phone  760 939-3530

  Web Site http://www.chinalakemuseum.org/clmf/

  E-mail  mailto:clmf1@ridgenet.net,tacitus1@ml1.net

  Description  weapons development site, obtain passes ahead of time for access

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  New or Updated:   2/26/2007

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  CA

  Dos Palos

  Central California Historical Military Museum

  Prince Ave

  Dos Palos  CA   93620    

  Phone  209 392-8264

  Web Site www.eaglefield.org

  Alt Web http://www.eaglefield.net

  Description  dedicated to preservation for Eagle Field AAF WW II training base

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Industry /Profession Air Force

  New or Updated:  3/24/2007

  California
Dublin
91st Division Military Museum
Parks RFTA
Dublin CA 94568
Phone
925 875-4176
Web Site
http://www.usarc.army.mil/91Div/chain.asp
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Unit
  California
Edwards
Air Force Flight Test Historical Foundation
Edwards AFB
Edwards CA 93523
Phone
661 258-1658
Web Site
www.edwards.af.mil/museum/index.html
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Industry Profession Air Force
  California
El Monte
Military Vehicle Museum
Address
El Monte CA
Phone
Web Site http://hometown.aol.com/tankland/museum.htm
Description focus on mobile military equipment and vehicles WWI-present
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military

  CA
 
Escondido
 
San Pasqual Battlefield State Historic Park
 
15808 San Pasqual Valley Road
 
Escondido  CA   92025
  Phone   760 737-2201
 
Alt Phone   619 220-5430
 
Web Site  http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=655
 
Alt Web  http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=22076
 
Description  US and California forces clashed here; exhibits, theater, weapons, more
 
Type of Resource   Battlefield
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Era  1846
 
New or Updated:   6/6/2004

 
   
 

  CA

  Eureka

  Fort Humboldt State Historic Park

  3431 Fort Avenue

  Eureka CA   95503    

  Phone  707 445-6567

  Web Site http://cal-parks.ca.gov/DISTRICTS/ncrd/fhshp.htm

  Description  only remaining building is hospital, logging museum on site

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type  Fort

  Industry /Profession Logging

  Collection G-M   Machinery

  Era 1853

  New or Updated:  4/15/2007

 
  California
Fairfield
Travis Air Museum
Address
Fairfield CA
Phone
Web Site
www.travis.af.mil/database/museum
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus: Military
 
  California
Fort Jones
Fort Jones Museum
11913 Main Street
Fort Jones CA  96032
Phone 530 468-5568
Web Site
Description
Building Type
Fort
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Military
 
  California
Fresno
Legion of Valor Museum
2425 Fresno Street #103
Veterans Memorial Auditorium
Fresno CA 93721
Phone 559 498-0510
Web Site http://www.legionofvalor.com/museum.php
Description memorabilia of individual soldiers, sailors & airmen
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Collection N-Z Uniforms
New or Updated: 04/23/2003
 
  California
Grapevine Canyon

Fort Tejon State Historic Park
Address
Grapevine Canyon CA
Phone
Web Site http://cal-parks.ca.gov/DISTRICTS/sjoaquin/fshp351.htm
Description
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
 
  California
Irvine
MCAS El Toro Historical Center and Command Museum
MCAS El Toro
Buildings 243-244
Irvine CA 92709
Phone
714 559-6795
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://ohp.fullerton.edu/OChistoricalagencie.html-Org31
Description Marine aircraft WWII-present -- base closed 1999 -- according to one source, it is now the Flying Leatherneck Museum based at MCAS Miramar
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
New or Updated: 04/19/2003

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