W.M.S. Gunaratne
 


 

Age: 45



Summary: Sri Lankan senior brigade commander of the 232rd Sinha Regiment unit in Kalkudah, Sri Lanka who was among one of more than thousands of people 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 wife and the couple's three children outside an adjacent naval camp near a north-eastern coastal town in Sri Lanka.





Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami



Born: 1959


 
Died: December 26, 2004



Location:
Kalkudah, Sri Lanka