Edward Guinan



Age: 54


Summary: Australian retired police detective with the Tasmanian Police Force who had received a bravery award for rescuing a group of children trapped in a cave in the 1960's and became 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 he was on a holiday along with his girlfriend during a months-long stay at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: 1950


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand