Summary: Austrian retired farmer who along with his wife Josefine were among one of 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 the couple were on vacation at a beachfront resort in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: December 14, 1924
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand