Vichi Kewchan


Age: 26

Thai market vendor 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 on duty at a popular marketplace outside a local fishing village near a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 1978

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand