Historic California Posts, Camps,
Stations and Airfields
Los Angeles Port of Embarkation
Women's Army Corps Housing Area
The site identified as the former Los
Angeles Port of Embarkation. Women's Army Corps Housing Area
was part of the resubdivision of Block 10, Range 5, in the City
On 10 April 1942, 2.43 acres were leased and 0.29 of an acre
was acquired by lesser interest from the City of Los Angeles.
The site was military housing facility during World War II. Housing
was built in 1942.
The property was declared surplus on 31 March 1946, and the leases
were cancelled between 18 June 1946 and 7 June 1948. On 17 September
1948, the City of Los Angeles signed a release for all claims
relating to use of the property by the Federal Government.
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