Wernersville (Pennsylvania, USA)

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Wernersville, Pennsylvania, the location of Western State Hospital, a mental hospital in which Civilian Public Service Unit No. 118 served from November 1943 to June 1946, with the Mennonite Central Committee as the operating organization. The unit consisted of 30 men.


Gingerich, Melvin. Service for Peace. Akron, 1949: 239.

Author(s) Melvin Gingerich
Date Published 1959

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Gingerich, Melvin. "Wernersville (Pennsylvania, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 13 Aug 2022. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Wernersville_(Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=78750.

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Gingerich, Melvin. (1959). Wernersville (Pennsylvania, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 13 August 2022, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Wernersville_(Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=78750.


Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 918. All rights reserved.

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