Per-Ake Schorling


Age: 57

Swedish army officer and head of the Leadership Department at the Swedish Naval Academy based at the Headquarters of Swedish Defence Forces in Stockholm, Sweden 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 a holiday along with his wife Lena Schorling at their rented bungalow near a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: April 9, 1947

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand