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Heartbreaking Photos From The Ottawa Shooting Victim's Funeral

Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was shot and killed by Michael Zehaf-Bibeau on Oct. 22. His son, loved ones and fellow soldiers mourned him at his funeral on Tuesday.

Posted on October 28, 2014, at 12:10 p.m. ET

Scenes from the regimental funeral in Cirillo's hometown of Hamilton.

Marcus Cirillo, 5 years old, at the funeral procession for his father, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo.
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Marcus Cirillo, 5 years old, at the funeral procession for his father, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo.

Soldiers load Cirillo's coffin into a hearse.
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Soldiers load Cirillo's coffin into a hearse.

Soldiers stand in formation in Bayfront Park during the procession.
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Soldiers stand in formation in Bayfront Park during the procession.

Kathy Cirillo is comforted during the procession for her son.
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Kathy Cirillo is comforted during the procession for her son.

Soldiers escort the coffin.
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Soldiers escort the coffin.

Marcus Cirillo holding the hands of family members.
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Marcus Cirillo holding the hands of family members.

Soldiers escort the coffin.
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Soldiers escort the coffin.

The funeral procession.
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The funeral procession.

Soldiers escort Kathy Cirillo during the funeral procession for her son.
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Soldiers escort Kathy Cirillo during the funeral procession for her son.

Hamilton police control the scene as people wait in line to sign the book of condolences.
AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Peter Power

Hamilton police control the scene as people wait in line to sign the book of condolences.

Jack Terpstra wipes tears from his eyes after paying his respects.
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Jack Terpstra wipes tears from his eyes after paying his respects.

Crystal Burtt reacts as she and her son Diesel leave the public visitation.
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Crystal Burtt reacts as she and her son Diesel leave the public visitation.

A woman holds a memorial pamphlet outside the public visitation.
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A woman holds a memorial pamphlet outside the public visitation.

A young girl places a flag at a memorial during the funeral procession for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo in Hamilton, Ontario.
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A young girl places a flag at a memorial during the funeral procession for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo in Hamilton, Ontario.

Soldiers escort the coffin during the funeral procession.
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Soldiers escort the coffin during the funeral procession.

A soldier salutes in Hamilton.
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A soldier salutes in Hamilton.

Crowds pay tribute in Hamilton.
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Crowds pay tribute in Hamilton.

Marcus Cirillo waves the Canadian flag.
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Marcus Cirillo waves the Canadian flag.

The casket of Cpl. Cirillo is carried by pallbearers at his regimental funeral service.
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The casket of Cpl. Cirillo is carried by pallbearers at his regimental funeral service.

Kathy Cirillo is comforted in front of the coffin of her son.
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Kathy Cirillo is comforted in front of the coffin of her son.

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