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Barnes served as a fire engineer and SWAT team medic for the Tohono O’odham Nation in southern Arizona.

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Kicking tires, fighting fires: Veteran, firefighter and EMT joins Tusayan Fire Department

After travels to nearly every continent and several tours of duty in active combat zones, John Barnes made his way to the small community of Tusayan to join the Tusayan Fire Department.