Valentin Kessel-Villars



Age: 13


Summary: nephew of Swiss Society of Ultrasound Medicine founding board member and renowned gynecologist Dr. Pierre Villars who was among one of more than 100 Swiss 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 vacation along with his family at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: May 30, 1991


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Khao Lak, Thailand