Northern Mariana Islands | Saipan | Unspecified

Incident Details:

year: 1948
location: Unspecified
area: Saipan
country: Northern Mariana Islands
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: Pfc. Donald Tasking
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Heel bitten
species detail:
source: Wisconsin State Journal 6-6-1948
species: unknown shark
date: Reported 06-Jun-1948
activity: Swimming

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1948 on the date reported as Reported 06-Jun-1948 - Pfc. Donald Tasking, a male aged unknown was Swimming near Unspecified. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked Pfc. Donald Tasking. The attack was non-fatal (Heel bitten)