Bay Of Bengal | Unspecified | Unspecified

Incident Details:

year: 1942
location: Unspecified
area: Unspecified
country: Bay Of Bengal
fatality: fatal
species: unknown
victim: 2 males
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: fatal
time:
species detail:
source: Canberra Times 6-11-1942
species: unknown shark
date: Reported 11-Jun-1942
activity: A 210-ton brig was sunk by a Japanese submarine. Some of the survivors were machine-gunned & 1 were taken by sharks

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1942 on the date reported as Reported 11-Jun-1942 - 2 males, a male aged unknown was A 210-ton brig was sunk by a Japanese submarine. Some of the survivors were machine-gunned & 1 were taken by sharks near Unspecified. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked 2 males. The attack was fatal