DU Special Collections

Oral History Interview with William "Bill" Yensen

Title:
Oral History Interview with William "Bill" Yensen
Creator:
None specified
Date:
1984-07-22
Type:
Sound Recording
Description:
William Yensen relates anecdotes of smokejumping from 1953 to 1984 at McCall, Idaho. He talks about his training and the duties of a rigger, and he describes several fire jumps in detail, including various injuries he and others sustained.