Vazquez, Tomás 2012 May 18 CLIP2


Vazquez, Tomás 2012 May 18 CLIP2

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Tomás took his last job at sea on the SS AMERICAN EAGLE. While sailing in the Gulf of Mexico, the oil tanker suffered a cargo tank explosion, killing three crewmen instantly. The ship sank slowly, but the lifeboats were jammed and the crew was forced to jump overboard and tread water.

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