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Sacramento Northern and Travis Air Force Base




New findings on the Sacramento Northern Railway's operation within Travis AFB during the early-mid 1940s.

Dr. John Treiber, Historian for the 60th Air Mobility Wing at Travis AFB will give a presentation of approximately 1-1/4 hours, using slides to help describe SN operations at Travis during World War II. Travis AFB was expanded rapidly for the war effort. Learn how the electric interurban railway played a significant role on the base.

The Presentation begins at 2pm in the FM Smith Library at the Western Railway Museum.


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