Gregory Riesser

 

 

Age: 25

 

Summary: Austrian associate member of the Higher Education Policy Committee who was among 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 family at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1979

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Khao Lak, Thailand