CPS Unit Number 140-08

CPS Unit Number 140-08

Camp: 140

Unit ID: 8

Operating agency: AFSC

Opened: 2 1945

Closed: 10 1946


CPS Unit No. 140, subunit 8, located in Chicago, Illinois, subjected CPS men to experiments in nutrition.


This OSG project, sponsored by the Medical Nutrition Laboratory in Chicago, Illinois, operated from April 9 through December 10, 1946.  The experiment focused on calcium and the project was designed to utilize up to ten men.

Chicago, Illinois, United States