Hans-Jurgen Barske


Age: 73

Summary: founder and general manager of the local trading company Barske Handelsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG in Bad Rothenfelde, Germany who was among one of more than 530 German tourists reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asian Tsunamithat 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 Carola Barske at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 1931

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand