Gunther Lechner

 

 

Age: 39

 

Summary: Austrian general manager of the popular German-speaking Green Village Steirereck beach resort in Khao Lak, Thailand who was among one of more than 585 Austrian tourists (or residents) 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 Christmas holiday along with his Thai-born wife Koson Kongmuang and their two young children at their oceanfront bungalow complex in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1965

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Phuket, Thailand