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