PHOTO: in the wake: JapanTsunami_Dambj_20120302_9886

Akira Sugawara, 56, walks through a massive car pile where he works as a security guard. Vehicles destroyed or left behind in the chaos of last years tsunami are piled high, waiting for their owners to come and claim them in Ishinomaki, Japan.

Akira Sugawara, 56, walks through a massive car pile where he works as a security guard. Vehicles destroyed or left behind in the chaos of last years tsunami are piled high, waiting for their owners to come and claim them in Ishinomaki, Japan.