Arlington East - Cape Cod National Seashore; Oct. 14, 2006

2,759 U.S. Dead; 213 markers symbolizing the Iraqi Toll (of 48,000 to 790,000). Click a photo for a larger version.

Preparing to Build 2
Before any markers have been placed. Photo by Nina Tepper
View of Markers 4
Markers. Photo by Nina Tepper
Building Iraqi Memorial
Building Iraqi Memorial. Photo by Nina Tepper
Pat Scanlon with Veterans 10-13-06
Pat Scanlon invites all vets on stage during Friday night's public forum. Photo by Nina Tepper
casket
Symbolic casket of Alex Arredondo by Tom Turco
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Making the crosses by Tom Turco
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Nina and Wendy prepare to transport a heavy load to the beach about 6:20 AM by Tom Turco
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Ben carries a 'Dexter pack' down the beach at dawn by Tom Turco
Markers 1
Placing U.S. 'grave markers'. Photo by Nina Tepper
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Setting 2759 crosses took nearly 6 hours by Tom Turco
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Alex's casket with memories as displayed by his father, Carlos. Photo by Tom Turco
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by Tom Turco
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Markers. Photo by Tom Turco
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by Tom Turco
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The field of crosses disappears over the hill by Tom Turco
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Markers. Photo by Tom Turco
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An Iraqi child's anguish - one of eight posters supplied by AFSC. Photo by Tom Turco
Bus Load Heads to Exhibit
Bus Load Heads to Exhibit. Photo by Nina Tepper
Interfaith Prayer Circle
Interfaith Prayer Circle. Photo by Nina Tepper
View of Exhibit
Alex Arredondo's casket in front of the exhibit. Photo by Nina Tepper
View of Markers 5
Looking back at the Interfaith Service. Photo by Nina Tepper
Girls Place Name in Honor of Cousin
Girls Place Name in Honor of Loved One. Photo by Nina Tepper
Flowers Honoring Loved One
Flowers Honoring Loved One. Photo by Nina Tepper
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Carol, a veteran peace warrior, with Iraqi Aseel Al Banna to the left. Photo by Tom Turco
View of the Exhibit
Crosses in foreground, Iraqi markers with AFSC posters behind. Photo by Nina Tepper
View of Markers 2
View of Markers. Photo by Nina Tepper
Rick Burnley Recites
Rick Burnley Recites. Photo by Nina Tepper