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Bud, 59, died from cancer April 4, 1987, in the Truckee, California. He was born September 27, 1927, in Chico, California, and had been a resident of Truckee for the last 25 years. Bud was a forest manager in timber products at Louisiana Pacific and a veteran of WWII. A graduate of the University of California, Berkley, he was a member of the Society of American Foresters. He jumped at Missoula during the 1951 season and had three fire jumps.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Fish, Howard "Bud" (Missoula 1951)" (2002). Smokejumper Obituaries. 1274.