Nd.0032


Case NumberND.0032
DateWorld War II
Year0
TypeSea Disaster
CountryPAPUA NEW GUINEA
AreaBetween New Ireland & New Britain
LocationSt. Georgeís Channel
ActivitySpent 8 days in dinghy
Namepilot
SexM
Age51
InjuryNo injury, but shark removed the heel & part of his left shoe
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time14h00
Species5 m to 6 m [16.5' to 20'] white shark
Investigator or SourceG.A. Llano in Airmen Against the Sea, p.69; V.M. Coppleson (1962), p.257