• View of the Tule Lake Segregation Center from guard tower on top of Castle Rock

    Tule Lake Unit

Welcome to the Tule Lake Unit of WWII Valor in the Pacific National Monument

The Tule Lake Unit became a National Monument along with eight other units in Hawaii and Alaska by Presidential proclamation in December 2008. Tule Lake Unit includes a Civil Conservation Corp camp, a Prisoner of War camp and sites where Japanese Americans were incarcerated during WWII.

Did You Know?

Barracks used as housing at Tule Lake Segregation Center

Barracks built for the segregation center were purchased by homesteaders after WWII. They can still be found throughout the basin being used as storage buildings and homes.