0000.0493


Case Number0000.0493
Date493 B.C.
Year0
TypeSea Disaster
CountryGREECE
AreaOff Thessaly
LocationBetween Palm & Salerno Inlets, Martin County
ActivityShipwrecked Persian Fleet
NameNavy seaman
SexM
Age19
InjuryHerodotus tells of sharks attacking men in the water
Fatal (Y/N)N
TimeDawn
SpeciesTiger shark, 2.4 m to 3 m [8' to 10']
Investigator or SourceHerodotus (485 - 425 B.C.)