• Two women defense workers, and the Red Oak Victory Ship in Richmond, California. Design: Luther Bailey

    Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front

    National Historical Park California

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October 31, 2014
National Park Service Hosts "Get Active on the Bay Trail: A Victory for Health"
(Richmond, CA)--Visitors of all ages and fitness levels are invited to join National Park Service rangers for outdoor fitness and fun at 10 AM on Saturday, November 15th and December 13th, 2014, at the Rosie the Riveter Memorial, in Richmond, CA, part of Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park. The Memorial is located in Marina Bay Park, at the intersection of Marina Bay Parkway and Melville Square.

September 10, 2014
Film Festival Presents Turning Points of World War II
The National Park Service (NPS) and the Richmond Museum Association are pleased to continue the popular film series partnership aboard the SS Red Oak Victory, a beautifully restored cargo ship built in Richmond during World War II. The ship is berthed in historic Shipyard #3 at 1337 Canal Blvd., Berth 6A, in Richmond, CA.


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