Netizens have set up a virtual memorial, accessible via Facebook, in honour of the 298 people who perished on board Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight #MH17. The e-memorial page contains the details of all the passengers and cabin crew, with pictures included for some of them.

Information such as their hobbies, age, and reasons for travelling to Kuala Lumpur are also mentioned in the page.

MH17 Elaine Teoh

Families, friends, loved ones, and the general public can place free virtual memorial flowers and messages, as well as light virtual candles for the departed. If you’d like to do the same, head on over to the e-memorial here.


On Friday, 22nd August 2014, Malaysians were reminded again of how real the pain is and we’re united in grief. Our nation continues to soldier on through this difficult time, staying strong for each other, while welcoming home the remains of the MH17 victims with warm but heavy hearts.


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