Historic California Posts, Camps, Stations and Airfields
Lighthouse Point Post
Company I, 2nd Infantry, commanded by Captain Edward R. Theller, on orders dated August 1, 1864, was directed to take his troups to Lighthouse Point on the Samoa Peninsula, Humboldt Bay, in HumboldtCounty, to guard Indian prisoners kept there awaiting disposition. Another source indicated that the post was occupied in 1865.


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Updated 8 February 2016