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Bill died February 15, 1995, in Berkeley, California. He was born November 5, 1912, In San Anselmo, California and was a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a degree in Public Health. Bill also graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California Berkeley. He was owner of an engineering and contracting firm and an instructor at Contra Costa Community College 1958-76. Note: not listed in Missoula records but is listed in CPS-103 master files and has a photo of him in his smokejumper outfit. Did he fail to finish training?
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Wallace, William Vincent (Missoula 1943)" (2002). Smokejumper Obituaries. 1293.