CPS Unit Number 024-00

CPS Unit Number 024-00

Camp: 24

Unit ID: 0

Title: Washington County

Opened: unknown

Closed: unknown



CPS Camp No. 24, a Soil Conservation Service project, consisted of five units located in Washington County, Maryland operated conjointly by Mennonite Central Committee and the Brethren Service Committee. Together they developed a unique demonstration project in cooperative subsistence farming on five run-down farms. The units worked in cooperation with the soil conservation agency to improve local soil conservation practices, and provide models to be followed by returning soldiers who wanted to be farmers after the war.

CPS Unit No. 24, subunit is unknown for this CPS man, due to insufficient information in directory record., United States