Summary: Austrian technical sales engineer with the German office equipment company PLUS Office based in Lauterbach, Austria who was among one of more than 585 Austrian 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 vacation along with his wife Ilse Schallert at a beachfront resort in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: January 9, 1957
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand