Ole Berge Draegni

 

 

Age: 40

 

Summary: Norwegian proprietor and general manager of the historic Turtagro Hotel that had been known as a central meeting place for pioneers of mountaineering in Norway's scenic Jotunheimen mountain range from the late 1800's who was among one of more than 170 Norwegian 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 Christmas vacation along with his pregnant wife Kristi Kulseth and 8-year-old stepdaughter Shyrin Kulseth at their waterfront holiday home near a beach resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: September 12, 1964

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Phuket, Thailand