DU Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Robert L. "Bob" Martin

Title:
Oral History Interview with Robert L. "Bob" Martin
Creator:
None specified
Date:
1984-07-22
Type:
Sound Recording
Description:
Robert Martin discusses the one season he worked as a smokejumper in 1941. He talks about the training at the Nine Mile Ranger Station in Montana, the equipment, and the equipment modifications he helped make. Martin also describes some of the leaders in the smokejumper program at that time, including Frank Derry and Glen Smith.