British New Guinea | Woodlark Islands | Off Panamota

Incident Details:

year: 1890
location: Off Panamota
area: Woodlark Islands
country: British New Guinea
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: Tetebara
gender: M
age: 18
injury: Arm bitten
time:
species detail:
source: Queenslander 12-27-1890
species: unknown shark
date: Reported 27-Dec-1890
activity: Thrown overboard

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1890 on the date reported as Reported 27-Dec-1890 - Tetebara, a male aged 18 was Thrown overboard near Off Panamota. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked Tetebara. The attack was non-fatal (Arm bitten)