Markus Knoesel



Age: 42


Summary: German-born biology teacher at the Hong Kong-based German Swiss International School who was among more than thousands of people 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 vacation along with his Thai girlfriend at a beachfront resort in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: 1962


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand