By Chuck Sheley (Cave Junction ’59) | posted: 2015-07-24 18:50:00
Starting in 1951 the CIA and Smokejumpers has a unique and little-know working arrangement the peaked in 1975. They were recruited "because they could go anywhere, anytime, and do a tough, confusing job and then keep our mouths shut. Smokejumpers have what it takes. They are not just fit and strong but have the ability to think independently and work towards a solution, no matter what the odds."