Per Arne Nilsen



Age: 52


Summary: Norwegian diver 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 holiday trip along with his colleague Arnfinn Vangen at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: May 22, 1952


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand