Franck Hamel


Age: 53

French consultant for the Polyconseil subsidiary company of the French industrial giant Bollore Group on the western outskirts of Paris, France who was among the 22 known fatalities reportedly shot and killed in a March 13 terrorist attack when six gunmen attacked and opened fire on tourists at a popular beach resort in the historic town of Grand-Bassam outside of Abidjan, Ivory Coast killing at least two special forces soldiers and wounded others 33 others during the rampage, in which the Al-Qaeda affiliate in the Islamic Maghreb has claimed responsibility for the deadly attack.

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds

Born: 1963

Died: March 13, 2016

Grand-Bassam, Ivory Coast