S. Korean relatives, many with heads shaved, weep and toss flowers to mark ferry anniversary

April 15, 2015 10:34 AM

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S. Korean relatives, many with heads shaved, weep and toss flowers to mark ferry anniversary

Family members of the victims of the sinking of the ferry Sewol visit the site where the ferry sank off Jindo, South Korea, on the eve of the first anniversary of the disaster Wednesday, April 15, 2015. A solemn crowd of relatives of some of the 304 people _ mostly school kids _ who died in a ferry sinking gathered at a small South Korean port Wednesday, a day before the first anniversary of one of the country’s deadliest sea disasters. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, Pool) (The Associated Press)

A relative of a victim of the ferry Sewol disaster holds a flower as he looks out at the water during a visit to the site of the sunken ferry, off the coast of South Korea's southern island of Jindo, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. A solemn crowd of relatives of some of the 304 people _ mostly school kid...

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