DU Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Wayne R. Webb

Title:
Oral History Interview with Wayne R. Webb
Creator:
None specified
Date:
1984-07-22
Type:
Sound Recording
Description:
Wayne Webb speaks about his 30 years working as a smokejumper at McCall, Idaho, from 1946 until 1975. In particular, he emphasizes his job in equipment design, making parachutes and jump suits. Webb also discusses the 40-year age limit and what it was like to resume jumping after it was lifted.