Bruce McKeen

Bruce McKeen of Chico, California, was a Nepal III PCV forester who died in an accidental fall from a steep, slippery trail during the 1964 monsoon in southeastern Nepal.  During our training program in Hawaii, we good-naturedly nicknamed him “Jungli Manis” (wild man), because of his upbringing in the mountains of northern California.  Bruce was one of a dozen of the first foresters to serve in Nepal.  He was kind, adventurous, and well-liked by all who knew him.

-Gene Sentz, Fellow PCV

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