Desert Training Center
— California-Arizona Maneuver Area —The U. S. Army maintained a camp at Goffs 1942-1944. Goffs was an important railhead, supply point, hospital, and for three months in 1942 Headquarters of the 7th Infantry Division. That unit went on to distinguish itself in combat in the Aleutians and at Kwajalein, Leyte, and Okinawa. This monument is dedicated to all the men and women of the U. S. Army who served here with a special salute to those who laid down their lives for their country.
|Series||This marker is part of the Desert Training Center series, and the E Clampus Vitus series.|
|Placed By||Billy Holcomb Chapter E Clampus Vitus in cooperation with the Mojave Desert Heritage & Cultural Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 12:47am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 676581 N 3865973|
|Decimal Degrees||34.92086667, -115.06688333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 55.252', W 115° 4.013'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 55' 15.12" N, 115° 4' 0.78" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 37198 Lanfair Rd, Henrico CA 92332, US|
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