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Photo Credit: -Associated Press photo

SHARON  HERBAUGH

News Organization: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Died: 1993

Location: AFGHANISTAN

Died April 16 along with 14 others in a helicopter crash in the mountains of central Afghanistan, 100 miles north of Kabul. She had covered the war in Afghanistan for four years and was the first woman among 22 AP reporters and photographers killed in the line of duty beginning in 1938.