Somalia | Unspecified | Mogadishu

Incident Details:

year: 1993
location: Mogadishu
area: Unspecified
country: Somalia
fatality: fatal
species: unknown
victim: American soldier
gender: M
age: 19
injury: fatal
species detail:
source: Times of London 11-25-1993 et al
species: unknown shark
date: Reported 03-Oct-1993
activity: Swimming

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1993 on the date reported as Reported 03-Oct-1993 - American soldier, a male aged 19 was Swimming near Mogadishu. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked American soldier. The attack was fatal