Series 5: World War II in North State California

  • Sat, November 04, 2023
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Chico History Museum, 141 Salem St. Chico, CA 95928



This presentation will look at the home front in the major counties of Sacramento Valley, focusing on three key events: The Marysville Assembly Center (Arboga), relocating Japanese Americans; the Chico Army Airfield, summarizing its purpose in the war; and, the construction of Shasta Dam, highlighting key personnel and the creation of the Shasta Dam Boomtowns.

Presenter: Al M. Rocca


11AM to 4PM - Thursday to Sunday 

Closed - Monday to Wednesday

Suggested Admission: 

$5.00 - Adult ages 18-64

$3.00 - Senior 65+/ Military Veteran/ Student/ Child 5+

FREE - Child under age 5

(530) 891-4336

P.O. Box 6988, Chico, CA 95927

A 501 (c) (3) organization.

Special thanks to the City of Chico for its generous support of Chico History Museum.

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