CPS Unit Number 115-08

CPS Unit Number 115-08

Camp: 115

Unit ID: 8

Title: New York University

Operating agency: OSRD

Opened: 10 1943

Closed: 10 1946



CPS Unit No. 115, subunit 8, located at New York University in New York, New York, subjected COs to experiments in the effects of poison gas.


According to records from the Swarthmore College Peace Collection, it appears that this OSRD experiment with poison gas sponsored by New York University may have been “proposed only”, to include “up to two men” and scheduled to occur between August 1945 and February 1, 1946.

New York, New York, United States