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Remembering the number of victims of one of the deadliest wildfires in US history

Yarnell, Arizona( CNN) It’s been four years since Arizona’s firefighting community lost 19 “of ones own”. A group of men known as the Granite Mountain Hotshots — a tight-knit team of experts trained to fight out-of-control wildfires — expired on June 30, 2013 while duelling the Yarnell Hill shoot , northwest of Phoenix, Arizona. Do … Read More