CPS Camp Number 072

CPS Camp Number 072

Technical Agency: Mental Hospital


CPS Unit No. 72, a Mental Hospital unit at Hawthornden State Hospital in Macedonia, Ohio operated by Mennonite Central Committee, opened in December 1942 and closed in September 1946. At least half of the men served as ward attendants, and several wives worked in the women’s ward.


  • Location: Macedonia, Ohio | Opened: December 1942 | Closed: September 1946