This is a photo of the plaque from a newspaper article in 1992. The plaque has since badly deteriorated.The United States Forest Service is re-dedicating a plaque honoring firefighters who died in 1962.
The Timberlodge Fire resulted in the deaths of six firefighters, four of them killed at the fire and two others who died later.
The four who died were:
• Thomas W. Foley, 39, foreman of the six-man crew
• Jon Vaun Rasch, 37, Mariposa
• Raymond A. St. Pierre, 23, Merced
• Martin E. Georgi, 39, Ma...
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