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SHIP NAME: Giorgio Fassio KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
source HOOKE
type D
volume Y
material
dead 0
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Italian TT loaded from RasTanura to Rotterdam with cargo of crude oil abandoned on October 24, 1967, lat 19_05S, long 5_00W after engine room flooded. All 36 crew rescued. Sank on following day.


source OSIR
type D
volume Y
material C
dead 19000T
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Says "Engine room flooding and sinking". Mis-spells name Giorgio Gassio


source CTX
type D
volume 25MML
material C
dead 0
link

Marine Casualty Data Base, South Africa Coast, says 19,422 DWT. Ship is 12,617 GRT built 1954, so probably had 20,000 plus tons on board. Calling volume 25MML which is a rank guess.