Gertrud Kraemer


Age: 64

Summary: German retired special school principal at Kreis Heinsberg High School in the Westphalian town of Heinsberg, Germany 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 at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: August 1, 1940

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand