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Camp Pine Grove
 
Located near the town of Jackson, Camp Pine Grove was a Civilian Conservation Corps camp (Camp P-209) that was transferred to the Military Forces of the State of California to house members of the California State Guard who were charged with guarding railroad bridges, power stations, etc. This transfer was effective 1 december 1942.
 
The camp consisted of the following buildings:
 

 Building Number

 Description

 1
 Barracks

 2
 Barracks

 3
Barracks

 4
Barracks

 5
Store Room

 6
 Night Watchman's Quarters

 7
Headquarters

 8
Forestry Office and Quarters

 9
Infirmary

 10
 Mess Hall

 11
Washroom/Supply Room

 12
 Latrine

 13
 Barracks

 14
 Officers' Quarters

 15
Forestry Supply

 16
Forestry Storage

 17
 Water Tank

 18
 Forestry Truck Storage

 19
 Tool Room

 20
Paint Shed

 21
 Wood Shed

 22
 Repair Shop

 23
Class Room

 24
Garage

 25
Blacksmith Shop

 26
Pump House
 
 
It is not known how long the State Guard remained at Camp Pine Grove or when it was closed.
 


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