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Incident Name:  Mosquito Creek Fire
Date: 9/3/34
Personnel: Claude E. Shannon
Age: 30
Agency/Organization:  US Forest Service
Position: National Forest ranger / firefighter

Summary:

On September 3, 1934, Claude E. Shannon, 30, Targhee National Forest ranger, died at Jackson, Wyoming, after a heart attack believed to have resulted from his activity during the past week in working on the Mosquito Creek forest fire near Jackson, Wyoming.

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Very general location based on the fire name: Mosquito Creek Road, Jackson, WY

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Although not a CCC enrolee, there's reference to Claude Shannon's death in
CCC Worker Is Killed Fighting Forest Fire
Sep 4, 1934| pay per view article

His death brings to five the number of men killed fighting fires in Region No. 1 of the forest service, which embraces Western Montana, Northern Idaho and ...

Claude E. Shannon, 30, Targhee National Forest ranger, died at Jackson, Wyoming, after a heart attack believed to have resulted from his activity during the past week in working on the Mosquito creek forest fire near here ...

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