Saudi Arabia | Eastern Province | East of the Ras Tanura-Jubail area

Incident Details:

year: 1945
location: East of the Ras Tanura-Jubail area
area: Eastern Province
country: Saudi Arabia
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: a pearl diver
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Foot lacerated surgically amputated
time:
species detail:
source: G.F. Mead
species: unknown shark
date: 1940 - 1950
activity: Diving

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1945 on the date reported as 1940 - 1950 - a pearl diver, a male aged unknown was Diving near East of the Ras Tanura-Jubail area . An unknown shark was reported to have attacked a pearl diver. The attack was non-fatal (Foot lacerated surgically amputated)