Eldora, IA

Camp Number
13
POW Housing
Hardin County Fairgrounds, former CCC Buildings
Open
August 10th 1944 - Nov. 1945
Type of Work
Farm Labor, Canning, Plant Nursery, Miscellaneous Industry, brick and tile
Commanding Officer
1st Lt. Joseph Schwarakopf
Capt. HW Kreger
Capt. Charles Lawyer
Number of POW
314 men (As of Sept. 1945)
Unique Occurances
Christmas Celebrations