1948 Shark attacks

27 attacks recorded (9 fatal)
1948 shark attacks
Date Country Region Location Fatal?  
Jul 1st 1948 South Africa Western Cape Province False Bay N
Jul 1st 1948 Papua New Guinea Bougainville (North Solomons) Tung Island, off the west coast of Buka Island N
Jul 1st 1948 New Guinea Morobe Province Finschafen N
Jan 25th 1948 Australia New South Wales Mona Vale, near Sydney N
Feb 12th 1948 Australia New South Wales Stockton Beach, Newcastle Y
Feb 13th 1948 USA Texas Gulf of Mexico between Brownsville & Carmen, Mexico Y
Mar 1st 1948 Papua New Guinea New Ireland Province, Bismarck Archipelago Punam Passage, Rataman census div, Namatanai N
Mar 11th 1948 Senegal Cap Vert Peninsula Between Joal & Sangomar near Dakar N
Apr 10th 1948 South Africa Western Cape Province Gansbaai N
May 10th 1948 Iran Shatt-al-Arab River N
Jun 6th 1948 Northern Mariana Islands Saipan N
Jul 1st 1948 Us Virgin Islands St. John Genti Bay Y
Aug 1st 1948 Bahamas Bimini Lerner Marine Laboratory N
Aug 3rd 1948 Iran Shatt-al-Arab River Bashamir N
Aug 19th 1948 Iran Shatt-al-Arab River Y
Sep 2nd 1948 Iran Bandar Ma Y
Sep 15th 1948 Mid Atlantic Ocean Bound from New York to London in ballast Y
Sep 19th 1948 USA Hawaii Off Makapauu Point, O'ahu N
Sep 19th 1948 USA Hawaii Off Makapauu Point, O'ahu N
Sep 22nd 1948 Greece Keratsini Y
Nov 18th 1948 Australia Torres Strait Saibai Island, 80 miles north of Cape York N
Dec 5th 1948 Pacific Ocean - North Between Kwajalein Atoll & Johnston Island 500 nautical miles southwest of Johnston Island N
Dec 10th 1948 Australia Queensland Rib Reef off Townsville N
Dec 14th 1948 Cuba Guantanamo Province 10 miles off Cape Maisi N
Dec 14th 1948 Iran Shat-Al-Arab River Abadan N
Dec 26th 1948 Australia Queensland King Y
Dec 27th 1948 Australia Western Australia Lancelin Island Y