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The Bluffton (Indiana) Mennonite Civilian Public Service Camp No. 13 was opened east of Bluffton in June 1941. The work was under the direction of the United States Forest Service. In April 1942 the camp was moved to Medaryville, Indiana, where there was the possibility of a larger work project.

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Gingerich, Melvin. Service for Peace: a history of Mennonite Civilian Public Service. Akron, PA: Mennonite Central Committee, 1949.

Author(s) Melvin Gingerich
Date Published 1953

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Gingerich, Melvin. (1953). Civilian Public Service Camp (Bluffton, Indiana, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 2 April 2015, from,_Indiana,_USA)&oldid=86823.

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