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Rich died March 4, 2019. He started his career with the USFS on the Shasta Trinity N.F. as a fire crewman. Rich rookied at Redding and was part of the "retread" program every year through 1974. He was an Operations Section Chief on a Type 1 team for eight years while being Fire Management Officer on the Scott River RD in the Klamath N.F. Rich retired in 1997.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Farmer, Richard A. (Redding 1964)" (2019). Smokejumper Obituaries. 565.