Historic California Posts, Camps, Stations and Airfields
Camp Cajon
(Camp at Martin's Ranch)
 
The vicinity of Camp Cajon (1847 and 1857-58) was 15 miles from Cajon Pass on the Devore cutoff, a mile and a half west of Interstate 15, San Bernardino County. Company C of the Mormon Battalion was posted to guard Cajon Pass in April 1847. For more information concerning posts in the San Bernardino area, CLICK HERE
 
 
Camp Cajon by Justin Ruhge
 
Company C of the Mormon Battalion was posted to guard Cajon Pass in April 1847. In December 1857 and January 1859 the Army used the same location. The camp was near present-day Devore, possibly on the Martin Ranch.
 
 
 
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Updated 8 February 2016