There have been a total of 1 shark attacks in Off Samar Island in the Gulf of Leyte. Out of those, 1 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 100.00%. 0 attacks came out of the blue while 1 have been provoked by humans.
|USS Johnston DD 557 sunk on 10/24/1944 in the Battle off Samara. Crewmen were swimming beside a raft.||Clinton was bitten on his back, 2 others did not survive||YES||William Clinton Carter, Jr. & 2 other men|