Summary: grandfather of paraplegic Russelsheim Rowing Club national rower Sascha Adrian 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 holiday along with his wife Christa Bauer and their family at a beachfront resort in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: January 12, 1937
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand