Ronald Stephens, Missoula Smokejumper from 1946-1947, reads a paper he wrote about his involvement with the 1947 water bomb project, a semi-secret USFS experiment in partnership with the Army Air Corps. He also describes the two close calls he had during the 1947 water bomb experiment.

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The Smokey Generation: Ronald Stephens

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