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Was on the Comet at the time, a very bad day all round. Was
I believe the only person killed on Ocean Bridge was the master.
French Navy did a good job evacuating the most seriously injured, we landed the rest of the survivors at Corunnaan
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I was also on the British comet at the time of this accident. I remember that we put nets over the side for the survivors some got hurt trying to get on the ship. The French aircraft carrier took the badly injured off the next day we ended up in Falmouth after dropping the crew from the Ocean Bridge in Corunna in Spain. That was the last time I sailed on a tanker.
 
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