Yumi Tanaka



Age: 32


Summary: Japanese Australian communications worker who was among one of more than 50 Australian 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 her fourth surfing trip along with her husband Damien Kloot at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: June 29, 1972


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand