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The original is at the Alaska Smokejumper Base at Fort Wainwright, Alaska. Digital photographs of the photoboard were donated to Eastern Washington University by the National Smokejumper Association for the purpose of posting online.

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Portraits of smokejumpers from the Alaska smokejumper base. The jumpers are Alan Dunton, George Smith, Bob Quillin, Larry Vanderlinden, Ron Lund, John Rokowski, Jim Clairmont, Dave Pierce, Pat Shearer, Jim McGehee, Gene Bartell, Mat Kelley, Bob Karr, Mike Clarkson, Jim Pearce, Scott Bates, Dave Grendahl, John Dube, Lou Reister, John Herrin, Jon Klingel, Ron Gradner, Dave Gates, John A. Jerry, John Culderston, Bruce Ward, Dave Hahn, Freddie Pete, Tom Emerson, Marva Dejong, Jim Veitch, James Budenholzer, Evan Simmons, Dave Dunn, Murray Taylor, Gary Johnson, Gary McMurtrey, Greg Lee, Charlie Wilber, Charlie Ingham, Dave Mellin, Bruce Marshall, Don Tienhaara, Brian Fitzsimons, Mike Silva, Bob Collins, John Wallock, Larry Ard, and Gary Grandquist. The portraits were pieced together using Adobe Photoshop from portraits taken of a larger photo board delivered by Mike McMillan of the National Smokejumper Association. The arrangement of photographs may differ from the original.


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Smokejumping -- United States, Smokejumpers -- United States -- Alaska