Owatonna, MN

Camp Number
5
POW Housing
The Home of Former State Senator T. Cashman
Open
March 23rd, 1944 - 21st Dec. 1945
Type of Work
Farm Labor, Canning, and Plant Nursery
Commanding Officer
1st Lt. Basil W. Poytner Jr.
Number of POW
277 men (As of Sept. 1945)
Unique Occurances
POWs resided in the House of a former Senator until it burned down, leading to the closing of the camp