Turid Stromberg

 

 

Age: 20

 

Summary: Swedish backpacker and graduate student at Ostra Real Senior High School in central 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 she and her friend Josefin Lumholdt were on a month-long pilgrimage across Southeast Asia and India alongside with a group of members from the Zen Buddhist Society during a Christmas celebration at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: January 18, 1984

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand