Jere Lappalanein



Age: 3


Summary: son of Helsinki-based Happy Divers diving school's regional general manager Jere Lappalanein who was among one of more than 190 Finnish 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 he was accompanying his parents on a deep-sea scuba-diving trip at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: 2001


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand