Sompop Chandrakasem

 

 

Age: 32

 

Summary: staff member of the Bangkok-based International Schools Association of Thailand who was among one of more than 8,000+ Thai residents (or 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 riding on a school bus on his way to work after a brief sightseeing trip with his family at a coastal resort area in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: October 10, 1972

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Phuket, Thailand