Summary: British longtime clarinetist with the local Dorset-based Sunset Cafe Stompers jazz band that had been involved with the Lyme Regis Jazz Festival who was among one of more than 402 British 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 Mary Levett at a beachfront resort in Thailand.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: March 5, 1939
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Khao Lak, Thailand