North Pacific Ocean | Unspecified | Wake Island

Incident Details:

year: 1956
location: Wake Island
area: Unspecified
country: North Pacific Ocean
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: male
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Survived
species detail:
source: J. Oetzel Skin Diver Magazine March 1956 p.19
species: unknown shark
date: Before Mar-1956
activity: Fishing wading with string of fish

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1956 on the date reported as Before Mar-1956 - male, a male aged unknown was Fishing wading with string of fish near Wake Island. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked male. The attack was non-fatal (Survived)