The base was on acres of leased land.
Up to landing craft were at the base and 16, troops a day trained. The site was on 8, shefield escort of leased land.
Added to the leased land was: two piers, mess hall, gallon water storage tanks, ro, buildings, garages, and ammo storage area. The lease ended in In the base and in nearby Los Osos and Baywood live fire bombing, machine gun, bazookas, and flame throwers were used for training. Nearby United States Army Air Corps fields had fighter aircraft fire flour shot to make the training more real. The escorts santiago chile ended on October 31, and the site is now a Duke Energy power plant built dscortssite of three large smoke stacks.
Which was also leased with the yacht club and its warehouse. A wooden trestle bridge was built to get to the nearby sandspit now Morro Bay State Parkthe bridge removed in and some pillars still remain. The Navy also extended the bays breakwater.
North of the former base in the notable Morro Rock. The base opened in to train troops for the Bakersfiele war theater island leapfrogging using landing craft.