This Veterans Memorial building was erected in 1926 in honor of all World War I veterans and future veterans who have served the U.S. and Lassen County, CA. The building hosted the American Legion State Convention August 15-19, 1926. More than 2500 attended the convention, doubling the size of Susanville.
The inscription on the building reads:
Constructed and dedicated to honor
the Veterans of World War I
and all future Veterans who have served the
United States of America and Lassen County,
Constructed February through August of 1926 and
Dedicated on August 17, 1926