Shark attack at Gonubie, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa

Shark attack details: Gonubie, Eastern Cape Province, 03-Jun-1989
Date of attack: Jun 3rd 1989
Location: Gonubie, Eastern Cape Province
Shark species: 2.5 m [8.25'] Great white shark
Name of victim: Leon Krouse
Age of victim: 28 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Free diving
Injury: Forearm bitten

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