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Earl Fielding ( Redding 1965 )

posted: Jan 1, 2002

Earl, 26, drowned in the Sacramento River January 24, 1970, in a rafting accident. He jumped at Redding during the 1965 season. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, August 28, 1943, and was a graduate of Shasta High School in Redding and a student at Shasta College at the time of his death. Earl was a Vietnam veteran. Earl was rafting in turbulent waters with John Breckinridge, 24, both members of the Veteran’s Club at Shasta College.