9,000 Stenciled Sand Silhouettes on Normandy Beach

September 26, 2013

On September 21st, Peace Day, British artists Jamie Wardley and Andy Moss gathered volunteers and used rakes and stencils to etch 9,000 silhouettes into the beaches of Normandy to represent the Civilians, Germans and Allied forces who died on June 6th, 1944, D-Day. (via)

Find out more about the project, The Fallen 900, here.