Sophie Wernersen

 

 

Age: 6

 

Summary: Norwegian first-grade student at Foynland School on the island of Foynland in Faerder municipality in Husoysund, Norway 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 she was on a Christmas holiday along with her family at their rented bungalow near a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1998

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand