Stuart Shields



Age: 37


Summary: British sales executive and cancer survivor 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 snorkeling with his wife Tania Shields off the island of Velavaru in the Maldives, where he had been about to receive the all-clear after treatment for a serious chest tumor.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: March 19, 1967


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Velavaru, Maldives