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Texas Tanker Bottleneck Grows on Slow Freeport LNG Restart

MarineLink 19 Jul 2024
The number of LNG tankers waiting to load at Freeport LNG in Texas has increased since the U.S. second largest exporter of the supercooled gas halted processing ahead of Hurricane Beryl's landfall last week, according to shipping data on Thursday.
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Texas tanker bottleneck grows on slow Freeport LNG restart after Beryl

Natural Gas World 19 Jul 2024
HOUSTON, July 18 (Reuters) - The number of liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers waiting to load at Freeport LNG in Texas has increased since the U.S ... However, vessel loading has not resumed ... Last loaded ...
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Navy exonerates 256 Black sailors unjustly punished in 1944 after deadly Calif. port explosion

The Day 19 Jul 2024
On July 17, 1944, munitions being loaded onto a cargo ship detonated, causing secondary blasts that ignited 5,000 tons (4,535 metric tonnes) of explosives at Port Chicago naval weapons station near San Francisco.
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West Hawaii Today 19 Jul 2024
(NYTimes) — On July 17, 1944, hundreds of sailors were loading ammunition onto two cargo ships in Port Chicago, California, not far from San Francisco, when an explosion killed 320 of them.
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Trump to accept GOP nod as party embraces isolationist talk

The Hill 19 Jul 2024
{beacon}. Defense &. National Security ... The explosion, which took place exactly 80 years ago on July 17, 1944, at Port Chicago Naval Magazine outside San Francisco, killed 320 people and injured 400 others when munitions being loaded onto a cargo ship.
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US Navy Exonerates 258 Black Sailors Unjustly Punished After 1944 Explosion

MarineLink 18 Jul 2024
... and a train and killing 320 people - most of whom were Black sailors loading weapons on ships ... When the sailors refused to load the ships, the Navy launched the largest mutiny trial in its history.
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Navy exonerates 256 Black sailors who were unjustly punished after deadly 1944 California port explosion

CNN 18 Jul 2024
On July 17, 1944, munitions being loaded onto a cargo ship detonated, causing secondary blasts that ignited 5,000 tons of explosives at Port Chicago naval weapons station near San Francisco.
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Black sailors charged in ’44 blast cleared

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 18 Jul 2024
On July 17, 1944, munitions being loaded onto a cargo ship detonated, causing secondary blasts that ignited 5,000 tons of explosives at Port Chicago naval weapons station near San Francisco.
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US Navy Exonerates Black Sailors Court-Martialed in 1944 Port Chicago Disaster

War History Online 18 Jul 2024
Bryan suffered an onboard explosion while Black sailors were loading the Liberty ship with ammunition ... “Also being requested to load those ships as quickly as they possibly could without any sense of ...
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US Navy exonerates black sailors mutiny convictions following 1944 Port Chicago explosion

Jurist 18 Jul 2024
By July 17, 1944, the Port Chicago naval base was a leading munitions facility, able to load two cargo ships at the same time. However, on that same day, the two ships SS E.A ... bow of the ship.”.
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Travel into Cleveland history aboard the Goodtime III

The Morning Journal 18 Jul 2024
The Flats entertainment district showcases its many restaurants, bars, concert and theater venues where ships once loaded merchandise and goods from throughout the Great Lakes region ... ships to pass.
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Navy Secretary Exonerates 256 Black Sailors Punished After Deadly 1944 Ammunition Explosion

The Epoch Times 18 Jul 2024
On July 17, 1944, 320 people were killed and around 400 injured in an explosion that took place while sailors were loading ammunition onto a cargo ship bound for the ...
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Navy exonerates Black sailors in deadly 1944 port blast. Families say it was long overdue.

Usatoday 18 Jul 2024
On July 17, 1944, during World War II, over 4,600 tons of ammunition detonated on a cargo ship at a munitions pier in Port Chicago, California ... On the evening of July 17, 1944, sailors were loading a cargo ship — SS E.A.
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eCap Marine to Present Pioneering Hydrogen Power Generator and More at SMM

The Maritime Executive 18 Jul 2024
These solutions, whether for propulsion systems or hotel loads, can be integrated directly into ships or implemented in a mobile container form, with or without a battery system.
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Navy exonerates 256 Black sailors unjustly punished after deadly 1944 port explosion

The Hill 18 Jul 2024
The explosion, which took place exactly 80 years ago on July 17, 1944, at Port Chicago Naval Magazine outside San Francisco, killed 320 people and injured 400 others when munitions being loaded onto a cargo ship detonated.

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