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Tsunami Destruction in Kamaishi, Japan

Correspondent Henry Ridgwell visited the area on March 17, 2011

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A photo album lies in the ruins of a house, Kamaishi, Japan, March 17, 2011 (VOA - H. Ridgwell)
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A photo album lies in the ruins of a house, Kamaishi, Japan, March 17, 2011 (VOA - H. Ridgwell)

A red sign painted on a house shows it has been searched for survivors - this one by U.S. rescue teams in Kamaishi, Japan, March 17, 2011 (VOA - H. Ridgwell)
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A red sign painted on a house shows it has been searched for survivors - this one by U.S. rescue teams in Kamaishi, Japan, March 17, 2011 (VOA - H. Ridgwell)

A wrecked car rests above a Shinto shrine in Kamaishi, Japan, March 17, 2011 (H. Ridgwell)
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A wrecked car rests above a Shinto shrine in Kamaishi, Japan, March 17, 2011 (H. Ridgwell)

The 6,000-ton 'Asia Symphony' was washed onto the Kamaishi docks by the tsunami (VOA 0 H. Ridgwell)
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The 6,000-ton 'Asia Symphony' was washed onto the Kamaishi docks by the tsunami (VOA 0 H. Ridgwell)

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