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Firefighters Killed In Arizona

Officials call it the worst US firefighting tragedy in 80 years. (7/1/13)

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    Juliann Ashcraft(L), wife of fallen firefighter Andrew Ashcraft, cries alongside a friend, outside of the Granite Mountain Hotshot fire station in Prescott, Arizona July 1, 2013.
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    A memorial is set up outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    A sign reading 'Heroes' is displayed on a fence outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Cub Scout of America member, Adam Higgins of Prescott, AZ leaves flowers at a memorial set up outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Shelby Blocker of Prescott, AZ leaves flowers at a memorial set up outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Signs reading 'Real Hero' and 'the World Loves Firefiters' are displayed on a fence outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Prescott, Arizona Fire Chief Dan Fraijo speaks at a news conference at the Prescott High School Gym on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Prescott, Arizona Fire Chief Dan Fraijo speaks at a news conference at the Prescott High School Gym on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Spokeswoman for the Prescott National Forest, Mary Rasmussen speaks at a news conference at the Prescott High School Gym on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Cards and flags are placed outside at a memorial outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Travis Johnson and Janet Collins observe a memorial set up outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    A 9-1-1 hat and t-shirt hang on the fence at a memorial outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    American flags line the walk way up to a memorial service held at EmbryRiddle Aeronautical University on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    An American flag flys at half mast to honor the 19 Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew firefighters who died Sunday while battling a fast-moving wildfire near Yarnell, AZ.
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    19 American flags line the walk way up to a memorial service held at EmbryRiddle Aeronautical University on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Brad Olson of Prescott, AZ hangs American flags as part of a memorial set up outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Peggy Deffel of Prescott, AZ speaks with the media at a memorial set up outside of Station 7 on July 1, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona.
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    Arizona Governor Jan Brewer waits to speak about the deaths of 19 firefighters in the Yarnell fire during a press conference in Prescott, Arizona, on July 1, 2013.
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    Prescott mayor Marlin Kuykendall speaks about the deaths of 19 firefighters in the Yarnell fire during a press conference in Prescott, Arizona, on July 1, 2013.
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    A fallen firefighter's picture is part of a makeshift memorial outside of the Granite Mountain Hotshot Fire Station 7 in Prescott, Arizona July 1, 2013.