Benicia Army Cemetery:  The Oldest West Coast  Army Cemetery Transfers to VA's National Cemetery Program in 2020

 The Army created the cemetery in Benicia in 1847 and opened it in 1849.  The last     internment was in 1958. 

The VA took responsibility for the cemetery on 11 Sep 2020.  See the details here

See pictures of the cemetery here.

This gem is 5 miles from Martinez and open to the public Wed, Sat & Sun