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Walter jumped at Missoula during the 1948 season and got one fire jump that season. Might indicate that he was injured. Have him listed as deceased 1998, age 82 but no confirmation. Possible information: Born May 4, 1916, Dennison, Ohio. Died March 21, 1998. WWII Private Postal Worker prior to service
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Crown, Walter Lewis (Missoula 1948)" (2021). Smokejumper Obituaries. 49.