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A group picture of the crew for the Redding Smokejumper Base.

Back Row: (standing) Steve Murphy, Rick Rataj, Ben Sundal, Eric Pettersen(Pilot), Isaac Karuzas, Scott Hall, Annette Moore(Secretary), Scott Smith, Dan Coats, Kevin Maier, Josh Mathiesen, Dan Hernandez, Steve Franke, Dominic Patella, Greg Fashano, Hernan Sotela

Middle Row: (kneeling) Adam Lauber, Tim Quigley, Dave Johnson, Ron Omont, Mitch Hokanson, Caleb Edwards, Ed McGavren, Kyle Dornberger, Chris Gunter. In Airplane: Don Sand, Bob Coward(Pilot)

Front Row: (sitting) Brian Pontes, Shane Ralston, Ryan Clifton, Dylan Reeves, Donovan Lee, Brian Kvisler, Josh Thompson, Shane Boxrz, Colby Jackson, Felipe Marquez III, Josh Voshall, Dean Banducci Not Pictured: Bob Bente, Don Graham, John Casey, Rico Gonzalez, Casey Ramsey, Jerry Spence, Nate Hesse, Chris Joyce, Tye Erwin, Jesse Gonzalez, Geoff Schultz, Mackenzie Thames, Justin Horn


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Smokejumping -- United States, Smokejumpers -- United States -- Redding (Calif.)