CPS Worker 004287 - Hetzel, Willard C.

CPS Worker 004287 - Hetzel, Willard C.

Birth year: 1912

Denomination: Methodist

Original occupation: Lawyer/educator

Occupation after CPS: College professor

Drafted from: Toledo , Ohio, United States

Entered CPS: 10 15, 1942

Left CPS: 4 15, 1946


Willard Hetzel was one of four CPS men who created the Mental Hygiene Program of CPS, largely responsible for exposing the abuses that occurred in many of the mental hospitals in which CPS workers were stationed.


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