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Hero N.Y. Soldier honored for fire rescues
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New York, NY - NewYork Army National Guard Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah, who died during a fire in an apartment buiilding in the Bronx, New York, on Dec. 28, 2017. Mensah died while seeking to save other residents of his apartment building. Mensah is believed to have saved four people before he died in the fire, which killed 12 people.


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