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June 13, 2011


Bob Sallee
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Mann Gulch 1949

Bob Sallee is one of the few to survive one of the most famous wildfires in history. He tells Dick Gordon about the difficult decisions he and the other firefighters had to make, as fire bore down on them faster than they could run.

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Also - We share a song written by James Keelaghan about the 1949 Mann Gulch fire.

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