Reference : V-P-GT-E-00275
Date : 30/10/2020
Country/Region : GUATEMALA
Caption : Chimaltenango, San Juan Comalapa. RoChimaltenango, San Juan Comalapa. For the Day of the Dead, Rosalina, 64, decorates the graves where the remains of 220 victims of the armed conflict rest.
Photographer : VOLPE, Daniele
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : During the civil war in 1982, the army took Rosalina's father, and two years later, her husband. To this day, Rosalina and her family still don’t know the fate of their loved ones and continue to search for their remains.This cemetery was built on a plot of land where a former army camp during the time of the Civil War used to be. Now, this land hosts a memorial that honors the victims of the armed conflict.
Resolution : 8256x5504
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour