Shark attack at Melkbaai, False Bay, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Shark attack details: Melkbaai, False Bay, Western Cape Province, 16-Jan-1930
Date of attack: Jan 16th 1930
Location: Melkbaai, False Bay, Western Cape Province
Shark species: 4.5 m [14'9"] Great white shark, identity confirmed by witness & tooth pattern
Name of victim: Servy LeRoux
Age of victim: 23 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Swimming
Injury: Torso & arm bitten

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4.5 m [14'9 4.5 m [14'9"] Great white shark, identity confirmed by witness & tooth pattern

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