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