Past Events

Here’s a look at some of the past events that the Camp Pendleton Historical Society (CPHS) has hosted:

CPHS Member Event – Friday, Sept. 23, 2016

CPHS coordinated a day with the Assault Amphibian Marines at Camp Del Mar aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.

The day-long event included visits/demonstrations/tours at the Amphibious Vehicle Test Branch, 3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion, Assault Amphibian School Battalion, and LVT Museum at Camp Del Mar.  Please join your fellow CPHS members and active duty and veteran Assault Amphibian Marines.

For more information, contact Don Gressly at; details as to the specific event date and time will be forthcoming via our Facebook page and email.

Speaker Event – Friday, June, 24, 2016

CPHS President, Colonel Richard Rothwell, USMC (Ret), gave two presentations at MiraCosta College at the Oceanside Campus on June 24 to over 100 people in attendance.  The presentations covered “Las Flores and the Magees” and “Courage under Fire: The Story of Reckless”.

For more information, visit the MiraCosta LIFE web page at…/programsforseniors_life.html

Annual Fundraiser – Ranch House – October 2015

Photos by Deb Hellman

CPHS Fundraiser – Temecula – April 2015

Annual Fundraiser – Las Flores Adobe – September 2014