Creator

David P. Godwin

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Source

National Archives and Records Administration (photograph ID: 386968)

Document Type

Article

Creation Date

10-1-1939

Date Information

October 1939

Description

Portrait of (L-R) Beach Gill (President of Eagle Parachute Company), Albert Davies (Forest officer), Gless Smith (jumper), Chet Derry (jumper), Harold C. King (Engineer - pilot), Wlater Anderson (fire assistant of Chelan National Forest), Dick Tuttle (jumper), D. P. Godwin (Assistant Chief Division of Fire Control), Frank Derry (head parachut rigger and jumper. Chelan National Forest). The men are stnading in front of an airplane parked on a gravel runway in Winthrop, Washington. The photograph was scanned at the National Archives branch in College Park, Maryland.

Repository

National Archives and Records Administration (photograph ID: 386968)

Keywords

Smokejumpers -- United States, United States Forest Service, Parachutes -- Testing -- Winthrop (Wash.)

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