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Photo Credit: -Photo courtesy Stephen Olsson

JAMES T. LINDELOF

News Organization: FREELANCE

Died: 1987

Location: AFGHANISTAN

War: AFGHANISTAN-SOVIET WAR (1979-1988)

Died Oct. 9 with another journalist in a factional firefight during Afghanistan's civil war. He was traveling with members of one of the country's rebel groups when caught in an ambush near Paghman, a mountainous area west of Kabul. He was hit directly in the back by a rocket shell.