Kenneth Roth Interview
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Kenneth Roth describes his experiences as a smokejumper from 1946 to 1950, including training at the Nine Mile Ranger Station in Montana, jumping out of McCall, Idaho, and working with other veterans of World War Two. He also talks about his career as a pilot for Johnson Flying Service dropping smokejumpers, cargo, and water on forest fires, as well as flying a helicopter for rescue work.
The audio for this interview is available at Archives and Special Collections, but has not yet been digitized.
Smokejumpers West (United States) Biography; Smokejumping West (United States) History; Air pilots West (United States); Airdrop
Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection, OH 133, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (48 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (17 p. : 28 cm.)
Roth, Kenneth, "Kenneth Roth Interview" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection. OH 133-092.