Indian Ocean | Unspecified | ship torpedoed 400 miles off the African coast

Incident Details:

year: 1943
location: ship torpedoed 400 miles off the African coast
area: Unspecified
country: Indian Ocean
fatality: non-fatal
species: blue
victim: Clarence Master
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Leg foot & arm bitten
time:
species detail: Blue shark
source: St. Petersburg Times 5-1-1943
species: blue shark
date: Reported 01-May-1943`
activity: Clinging to hatch cover

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1943 on the date reported as Reported 01-May-1943` - Clarence Master, a male aged unknown was Clinging to hatch cover near ship torpedoed 400 miles off the African coast. A blue shark was reported to have attacked Clarence Master. The attack was non-fatal (Leg foot & arm bitten)