Claim: Photograph shows a large pile of debris and corpses created by the Indian Ocean tsunami.
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2004]
Origins: This photograph of a shoreline debris field serves as a grim reminder that not only did the Indian Ocean tsunami of December 2004 destroy a tremendous amount of infrastructure, buildings, and property, but it wreaked a terrible toll in human lives as well.
The picture displayed above was taken near the port at Banda Aceh in Indonesia on
Last updated: 7 January 2005