Reference : V-P-GT-E-00293
Date : 02/11/2020
Country/Region : GUATEMALA
Caption : Chimaltenango, San Juan Comalapa. For the Day of the Dead, Carmen, 64, lights a candle in front of the names of people who went missing during the civil war. Among them is her husband, Felipe who went missing in 1982. To this day, she and her family don't know his fate.
Photographer : VOLPE, Daniele
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : After almost 40 years, Carmen Cumes is still looking for his remains. The memorial resides inside a chapel built on a plot of land where a former army camp used to be during the Civil War. Here, many years later, forensic anthropologists found the remains of 220 people.
Resolution : 8256x5504
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour