CPS Unit Number 115-19

CPS Unit Number 115-19

Camp: 115

Unit ID: 19

Title: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Operating agency: OSRD

Opened: 10 1943

Closed: 10 1946



CPS Unit No. 115, subunit 19, located at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts, subjected CPS men to experiments studying treatments for malaria.


Dr. L. F. Hamilton (and possibly Dr. Foster?) directed this ORD experiment studying treatments for malaria sponsored by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  Beginning in November 1945 and concluding in February 1946, the study involved one man, Curtis Kyle Packer.

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States