Markus Alanen



Age: 13


Summary: Finnish sixth-grade student at Tammelan Elementary School in the Tammela district in Tampere, Finland 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 on a holiday along with his family at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: 1991


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand