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El Segundo

El Segundo (118.416W 33.911N), located on the southern California coast near Los Angeles, had a refinery and port facilities for oil tankers.  There was a Douglas aircraft plant here, as well as the headquarters of Sperry Gyroscope Company. The city was also the location of a temporary War Relocation Authority center.

Douglas-El Segundo.  The production schedule of this aircraft plant was as follows:

Aircraft Type Average Airframes Per Month Starting Month Ending Month
SBD Dauntless    80
249
89
1941-12
1943-1
1944-1
1942-12
1943-12
1944-11

Rail connections

Mines Field

Inglewood


References

"The Relocation Program" (accessed 2013-5-18)



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