The New York City Fire Department added the names of 12 firefighters who died due to illness to the memorial wall for FDNY victims of the September 11 attacks.
A number of prison inmates are fighting the battle against forest fires throughout the state of California, bravely volunteering to risk their lives for only $1 a day.
Firefighters were battling a blaze while also also battling soaring summer temperatures.
Here is the gallery of the most touching photographs from the entirety of today’s memorial service for the Yarnell 19 firefighters who died in Arizona.
A proper heroes’ funeral is planned for the 19 firefighters who perished fighting the Yarnell Hill wildfire.