Dr. A.E. Jayaweera


Age: 48

Summary: Sri Lankan veterinarian and animal scientist with the Sri Lanka Veterinary Association (SLVA) in Peradeniya, Sri Lanka who was among one of more than thousands of people 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 wife and the couple's two young children accompanied by 10 members of their extended family at a coastal resort town in Sri Lanka.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 1956

Died: December 26, 2004

Kalkudah, Sri Lanka