Angelito Manaois, Jr.

 

 

Age: 42

 

Summary: Filipino electronic manufacturing technician for the multinational engineer recruiting company Roevin Technical People Ltd. who was reportedly among one of nine Filipino hostages held captive at the remote Algerian gas facility Tigantourine for several days by at least 32 heavily-armed al-Qaeda-linked terrorists under the command of notorious militia leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar as the militants demanded an end to French military operations against Islamists in northern Mali before the Algerian special forces raided the oilfield compound in an effort to free the hostages, in which it became one of many terrorist attacks in the Magreb region carried out by Islamic groups since 2002.

 

 

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds sustained in a gunfire during a hostage crisis

 

Born: 1970?

 

Died: January 16, 2013

 

Location: In Amenas, Algeria