R.U.A. Gunaratne
 


 

Age: 43



Summary: Sri Lankan assistant guard of the ill-fated Matara-bound 'Ruhunu Kumari' express train who was among one of more than thousands of people 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 duty at the railway track near a south-western coastal town in Sri Lanka.





Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami



Born: 1961


 
Died: December 26, 2004



Location:
Telwatte, Sri Lanka