Nils-Pumintr Backstrom

 

 

Age: 20

 

Summary: Swedish touring member of the Malaysian Kun Seng Keng lion and dragon dance troupe who was among one of more than 552 Swedish 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 along with his sister at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: November 11, 1984

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand