Carl Axel von Platen




Age: 50


Summary: Swedish baron and scion of the aristocratic Swedish unintroduced noble family von Platen who was among one of more than 552 Swedish tourists reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asian Tsunami that swept across the Indian Ocean and killed over 2,300+ people during the tidal wave while he was on a holiday along with his girlfriend Madeleine Walker and her 12-year-old son Kristian Walker at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: March 18, 1954


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand