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Remembering the victims: "He went down fighting for his people and his temple"

CNN's Erin Burnett talks to the nephew of the Oak Creek Sikh temple President, Satwant Singh Kaleka about the loss of his uncle.

OutFront tonight: Kanwardeep Kaleka, nephew of temple president.

Wisconsin temple shooting victims: Putting others first

Amardeep Kaleka was not surprised his father tried to stop a gunman at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin.

"It's an amazing act of heroism, but it's also exactly who he was," Amardeep said of Satwant Singh Kaleka, 65, one of six community members killed Sunday. "There was no way in God's green Earth that he would allow somebody to come in and do that without trying his best to stop it."

The six killed in Sunday's attack were identified by police as five men - Kaleka, president of the temple in Oak Creek; Sita Singh, 41; Ranjit Singh, 49; Prakash Singh, 39, and Suveg Singh, 84 - and one woman, 41-year-old Paramjit Kaur.

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