Philip Neame



Age: 54


Summary: Australian longtime school guidance officer and English teacher at Grey High School in Port Elizabeth, South Africa who was among one of more than 50 Australian 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 kayaking trip along with his wife Janet Buchanan at a coastal resort area in Thailand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: April 7, 1950


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Krabi, Thailand