Historic California Posts, Camps, Staions and Airfields:
Camp Calexico
A patrol near Camp Calexico
A Mexican border patrol post, it was established on April 24, 1914, by the Los Angeles battalion of the 7th California Infantry (now the 160th Infantry Regiment) under Colonel W. G. Schreiber, "to protect life and property." half a mile north of Calexico, Imperial County. Units of the 2nd Washington Infantry later garrisoned this post in 1916.
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