Pacific Ocean - North | Unspecified | Aircraft went down on 6/12/1944. He survived on raft for 11 days and was 150 miles off Guam when rescued

Incident Details:

year: 1944
location: Aircraft went down on 6/12/1944. He survived on raft for 11 days and was 150 miles off Guam when rescued
area: Unspecified
country: Pacific Ocean - North
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: Lt. Cmdr. Price
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: When picked up by the USS Boyd DD 44 on 6-23-1944 his raft was surrounded by sharks
time:
species detail:
source: USS Boyd archive
species: unknown shark
date: 23-Jun-44
activity:

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1944 on the date reported as 23-Jun-44 - Lt. Cmdr. Price, a male aged unknown was near Aircraft went down on 6/12/1944. He survived on raft for 11 days and was 150 miles off Guam when rescued. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked Lt. Cmdr. Price. The attack was non-fatal (When picked up by the USS Boyd DD 44 on 6-23-1944 his raft was surrounded by sharks)