Sven Steinert


Age: 33

Summary: German staff engineer for the civil protection organization Federal Agency for Technical Relief (THW) in Berlin, Germany who was among one of more than 530 German 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 month-long diving trip along with his friend Henry Mangold at a beachfront resort in Thailand.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 1971

Died: December 26, 2004

Khao Lak, Thailand