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Roger Lee Frantz ( Cave Junction 1945 )

posted: Nov 21, 2020

Roger died February 24, 2012, in Shafter, California. He was born June 21, 1926, in Durham, Kansas and was a member of the Mennonite Church. His occupation at the time he entered Civilian Public Service in 1944 was listed as "Farmer."

Roger joined the smokejumpers in 1945 and was stationed in Cave Junction, Oregon. He returned to farming after the war.