Kaito Yoshino

 

 

Age: 8

 

Summary: son of Japanese diplomat Sadayuki Yoshino serving as the first secretary at the Bangkok-based Japanese Embassy who along with his father were among one of more than 67 Japanese 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 on vacation with his family at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1996

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Phuket, Thailand