Images of Americans Killed in Libya Attack

Benghazi victims Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, Glen Doherty and Ty Woods each had a connection with California.

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An armed mob attacked the US consulate in Benghazi and set fire to the building, killing four Americans on September 11, 2012.
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Benghazi victims Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, Glen Doherty and Ty Woods each had a connection with California.
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Carry teams move flag draped transfer cases of the remains of the four Americans killed in Benghazi, Libya on Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., marking the return to the United States of the remains of the four Americans killed this week in Benghazi, Libya.
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A plaque at the State Department in Washington honors the dedication of colleagues in the Foreign Service. Benghazi victims Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, Glen Doherty and Ty Woods are included.
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In this photo taken Monday, April 11, 2011, then U.S. envoy Chris Stevens attends meetings at the Tibesty Hotel where an African Union delegation was meeting with opposition leaders in Benghazi, Libya.
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A plaque honors Glen Doherty at Mt. Soledad in La Jolla, California. Below Doherty’s photo is the phrase “He died for others to live.”
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Information Officer Sean Smith, 34, of Clairemont, California was killed in the violence. This photo was provided by his mother Pat Smith.
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Former Navy SEAL Tyrone Woods is honored by a plaque at Mt. Soledad in La Jolla, California. Beneath the photo of Woods is a quote from John F. Kennedy, “Great crises produce great men.”
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An armed man waves his rifle as buildings and cars are engulfed in flames after being set on fire inside the US consulate compound in Benghazi late on September 11, 2012.
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FILE - This Sept. 13, 2012 file photo shows a Libyan man investigating the inside of the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, after a deadly attack two days earlier.
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US Marines carry the caskets during the transfer of remains ceremony on September 14, 2012. US Ambassador Christopher Stevens died on Tuesday along with three other Americans in the assault on the consular building in Benghazi, on the 11th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
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President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton walk back to their seats after speaking during the Transfer of Remains Ceremony, Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., marking the return to the United States of the remains of the four Americans killed in Benghazi, Libya. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
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Parents of Americans killed in Benghazi (L-R) Patricia Smith and Charles Woods testify in front of a Congressional committee investigating the U.S. response to the violence in Benghazi. The hearing took place Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013.
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Former Navy SEALs Glen Doherty and Ty Woods (L-R) were two of four Americans killed Sept. 11 when protestors attacked the U.S. consulate in Libya.
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The family of Glen Doherty accepts his plaque on Memorial Day at Mount Soledad - May 27, 2013.
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The widow of Tyrone Woods, Dorothy Narvaez-Woods, spoke at the Memorial Day ceremony on May 27, 2013.
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Glen Doherty's sister Katie Quigly as she addresses the media in September 2012
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This undated photo provided by Mark and Kate Quigley shows Glen Doherty, who family members say died in an attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya. Four Americans were killed at the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012 along with U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens. Kate Quigley identifies Doherty as her brother, saying in a media interview he was a former U.S. Navy Seal. (AP Photo/Quigley Family Photo)
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Patricia Smith of San Diego, California wants to know how her son, Information Officer Sean Smith, was killed. This image from October 21, 2015.
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Information Officer Sean Smith, 34, was married with two children. This photo was provided by his mother Patricia Smith.
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NatGeoTV
Glen Doherty was interviewed during a special on Navy SEAL sniper training for NatGeoTV.
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Courtesy of the Doherty family
Doherty wrote a book titled 21st Century Sniper: A Complete Practical Guide with his friend Brandon Webb.
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Courtesy of the Doherty family
Doherty joined the Navy SEALs in 1995.
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Former U.S. Navy SEALS, Ty Woods and Glen Doherty (L-R) were working as private security contractors in Libya according to their families.
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Former Navy SEAL Ty Woods lived in Imperial Beach, California.
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Ty Woods with his wife Dorthy
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