Tanzania | Dar-Es-Salaam | Dar-es-Salaam harbor

Incident Details:

year: 1946
location: Dar-es-Salaam harbor
area: Dar-Es-Salaam
country: Tanzania
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: W. Svendson ship?s officer
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Leg bitten
time:
species detail:
source: Star 5-20-1946
species: unknown shark
date: 9-May-46
activity: Swimming

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1946 on the date reported as 9-May-46 - W. Svendson ship?s officer, a male aged unknown was Swimming near Dar-es-Salaam harbor. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked W. Svendson ship?s officer. The attack was non-fatal (Leg bitten)