Janina Kessel-Villars

 

 

Age: 12

 

Summary: niece of Swiss Society of Ultrasound Medicine founding board member and renowned gynecologist Dr. Pierre Villars who was among one of more than 100 Swiss 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: September 9, 1992

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand