Indian Ocean | Between Noumea & Sydney | Unspecified

Incident Details:

year: 1904
location: Unspecified
area: Between Noumea & Sydney
country: Indian Ocean
fatality: fatal
species: unknown
victim: Axel Slettsten
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: fatal
time:
species detail:
source: The Argus 10-11-1904
species: unknown shark
date: Reported 11-Oct-1904
activity: Fell overboard

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1904 on the date reported as Reported 11-Oct-1904 - Axel Slettsten, a male aged unknown was Fell overboard near Unspecified. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked Axel Slettsten. The attack was fatal