Maeike Bruinsma

 

 

 

Age: 24

 

Summary: Dutch backpacker and daughter of Heerevneen, the Netherlands-based Bruinsma Construction Company Ltd. general manager and executive director Hendrik Bruinsma who was among one of more than 30 Dutch 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 holiday along with her boyfriend Jaap de Ruiter at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: February 12, 1980

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand