Shoes on the Danube - Budapest, Hungary .
Sixty iron shoes of varying styles, shapes and sizes line the Pest river bank. The memorial, only a decade young, is in memory of the victims whom were forced to remove their shoes before they were shot into the Danube by Arrow Cross militiamen in 1944–45. Some 3,500 people were executed, approximately 800 of them Jews.
Shoes on the Danube River, Budapest, Hungary