Froukje Smits

 

 

Age: 18

 

Summary: Dutch student and backpacker who had previously escaped death in the catastrophic 2003 Iranian earthquake that killed over 30,000 people late last year and became among one of more than 30 Dutch 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 she was on vacation at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: April 30, 1986

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand