Japan

Commemorating the Great Tōhoku Tsunami of 2011

It has been 10 years since the Great Tōhoku Earthquake and Tsunami of March 11, 2011. Let us remember those whose lives were taken that afternoon.

Along the northeast coast of Japan, these are the cities and villages that experienced the tragedy. Hardest hit was Miyagi prefecture:

  • Iwanuma, 178 souls