The plane that dropped 15 smokejumpers into one of the most infamous firefighting tragedies in U.S. history once again flew over the rugged Montana gulch along the Missouri River on Monday to mark the 70th anniversary of the fire.

The C-47 now called Miss Montana dropped 13 wreaths, one for each firefighter killed in the blaze that caused the U.
– PUB DATE: 8/6/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: KNBN-TV NBC 1
Source: SEAFC National Fire News

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