CPS Camp Number 008

CPS Camp Number 008

Technical Agency: Soil Conservation Service<


CPS Camp No. 8, a Soil Conservation Service base camp located southeast of Marietta, Ohio and operated by the Mennonite Central Committee, opened in June 1941 and closed in April 1943. The men worked in the sixty-eight acre Forest Service nursery containing between twenty-five and thirty million pine seedlings.


  • Location: Marietta, Ohio | Opened: June 1941 | Closed: April 1943