Karin Gartner




Age: 38


Summary: Austrian part-time bartender at the popular German-speaking Green Village Steirereck beach resort in Khao Lak, Thailand who was among one of more than 585 Austrian 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 a Christmas vacation along with her friends at their oceanfront bungalow complex near a coastal resort area in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: July 5, 1966


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand