Summary: German scuba-diving instructor at the Schorcheltour Diving School snorkeling services agency in Thailand's Patong Beach coastal resort 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 accompanying a group of expatriate divers along with two acquaintances at the beachside dive center near a coastal resort area in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: December 15, 1970
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand