Hashantha Pethiyagoda

 

 

Age: 3

 

Summary: youngest son of Jet Wing Hotel general manager Asela Pethiyagoda who along with his parents were 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 staying with several relatives at his father's popular beachfront hotel in Sri Lanka.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: August 7, 2001

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Nilaveli, Sri Lanka