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Camp Whitmore
 
Camp Whitmore was a Civilian Conservation Corps camp (Camp P-203) 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
 Orderly Room/Recreation Hall

 2
 Officers' Quarters

 3
Infirmary

 4
Forestry Quarters

 5
Laundry

 6
 Educational Building

 7
Barracks

 8
Barracks

 9
Barracks

 10
 Barracks

 11
Washroom/Laundry

 12
 Latrine

 13
 Mess Hall

 14
 Wood Shed

 15
 Store Room

 16
Store Room

 17
 Store Room

 18
Fire Suppresion Quarters

 19
Dispatcher's Office

 20
Ranger's Home

 21
 Forestry Office

 22
Rangers' Storage

 23
 Rangers' Gas House

 24
 Rangers' Garage

 25
 Forestry Storage

 26
Forestry Gas House

 27
Forestry Oil House

 28
Blacksmith Shop

 29
 Repair Garage

 30
 Storage Garage

 31
 Barracks

 32
 Work Shop

 33
Cooler
 
 
It is not known how long the State Guard remained at Camp Whitmore or when it was closed.
 


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