CPS Camp Number 017

CPS Camp Number 017

Technical Agency: Forest Service


CPS Camp No. 17, a Forest Service base camp located in Stronach, Michigan and operated by the Brethren Service Committee, opened in August 1941 and closed in June 1942. Men fought fires in fire season and completed preventive as well as preparatory work for fire control year round.


  • Location: Stronach, Michigan | Opened: August 1941 | Closed: June 1942