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Names of the 19 firefighters killed in Arizona wildfire

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Monday, July 1, 2013 - 10:45pm

We now know the names of the 19 firefighters who lost their lives battling a growing wildfire in Arizona.

Here is the full list of the 19 victims:

- Andrew Ashcraft, 29

- Kevin Woyjeck, 21

- Anthony Rose, 23

- Eric Marsh, 43

- Christopher Mackenzie, 30

- Robert Caldwell, 23

- Clayton Whitted, 28

- Scott Norris, 28

- Dustin Deford, 24

- Sean Misner, 26

- Garret Zuppiger, 27

- Travis Carter, 31

- Grant McKee, 21

- Travis Turbyfill, 27

- Jesse Steed, 36

- Wade Parker, 22

- Joe Thurston, 32

- William Warneke, 25

- John Percin, 24

These men were members of the Prescott Fire Department's granite mountain hotshots.

This elite group was responsible for getting close to the fire and creating a barrier around it.

Sunday was the deadliest day for firefighters since the September 11 attacks and also the deadliest wildfire since 1933.

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