Madagascar | Unspecified | Onboard tuna boat M.V. Toscui Maru

Incident Details:

year: 1962
location: Onboard tuna boat M.V. Toscui Maru
area: Unspecified
country: Madagascar
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: Takemoto Masnori
gender: M
age: 20
injury: Right calf lacerated by boated shark PROVOKED INCIDENT
time: Morning
species detail: 2 m [6'9] shark
source: J. D'Aubrey
species: unknown shark
date: 20-Jul-62
activity: Finning the shark

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1962 on the date reported as 20-Jul-62 - Takemoto Masnori, a male aged 20 was Finning the shark near Onboard tuna boat M.V. Toscui Maru. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked Takemoto Masnori. The attack was non-fatal (Right calf lacerated by boated shark PROVOKED INCIDENT)