Dennis Hanson began working for CAL FIRE in 1987 as a seasonal firefighter, working his way up to captain in 2001. He was a medical and training instructor. Dennis had a great sense of humor and a passion for working in the field and serving people. Dennis enjoyed woodworking, remodeling, fishing, building pole structures and telling jokes. He died of job-related cancer in 2012.
Dennis Charles Hanson
- CAL FIRE
- September 8, 2012
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