Summary: German parishioner and member of the church choir at the Parish Church of St. Michael in Donaustauf, Germany who was among one of more than 530 German 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 a backpacking trip along with his girlfriend Sandra Heidrich at a beachfront resort in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: April 20, 1975
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand