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Allen D. "Mouse" Owen ( Cave Junction 1970 )

posted: Jan 1, 2002

Mouse died September 9,1981 in a skydiving accident near North Pole, AK. At 4'10" he had the distinction of being the smallest U.S. Marine and U.S.F.S. Smokejumper on record. He served three tours in Viet Nam before starting his smokejumping carrer at C.J.