California State Military Department
The California State Military Museum
Preserving California's Military Heritage
Historic California Posts:
Fort Monroe
 
Located near Wawona, about a mile from Inspiration Point, Mariposa County. Fort Monroe was an old relay station converted in 1891 to a military checkpoint at the entrance to Yosemite National Park. it was named for George F. Monroe, a stage driver for the A. H. Washburn Company in the1880s


[WELCOME] [LOCATION AND HOURS] [CURRENT EXHIBITS] [MG WALTER P. STORY LIBRARY] [SATELLITE AND PARTNER MUSEUMS]
[HOW CAN I HELP?] [WHAT'S NEW?] [UPCOMING EVENTS] [CALIFORNIA MILITARY HISTORY] [HERALDRY & INSIGNIA] [ONLINE BOOKSTORE]
[CALIFORNIA CENTER FOR MILITARY HISTORY] [LINKS]
 

FastCounter by LinkExchange
Questions and comments concerning this site should be directed to the Webmaster