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Bob, 92, died June 9, 2018, in McLean, Virginia. He jumped at Missoula during the 1951 and 1952 seasons. Bob served two years in the Army Air Corps and was a graduate of Northwestern University. He then joined the CIA where he had a 32-year career as a support officer in many countries around the world. Bob spent two years in Laos, 1970-72, at Long Tien in Laos where he was Chief of Support.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: MacKay, Robert E. "Bob" (Missoula 1951)" (2020). Smokejumper Obituaries. 344.