Gerda Bonnekamp

 

 

Age: 59

 

Summary: German accountant and mother-in-law of Hong Kong-based Otto International Ltd. apparel manufacturing company's general manager Thomas Schwerk who was among one of more than 530 German 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 along with her family at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1945

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Koh Phra Thong, Thailand