Red Sea | Sinai Peninsula | Southern end

Incident Details:

year: 1973
location: Southern end
area: Sinai Peninsula
country: Red Sea
fatality: non-fatal
species: Tiger
victim: Soldier
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Massive wound on right thigh with femur exposed
species detail: Tiger shark
source: R. Davis
species: Tiger shark
date: Sep-73

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1973 on the date reported as Sep-73 - Soldier, a male aged unknown was near Southern end. A Tiger shark was reported to have attacked Soldier. The attack was non-fatal (Massive wound on right thigh with femur exposed)