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SHIP NAME: Perseverance KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
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While transiting appx. 18 miles off Hereford Inlet, NJ, Tank Vessel PERSEVERANCE lost power due to a fuel pump manifold crack. Temp repairs were made and vessel proceeded to Big Stone Anchorage, DE Bay for permanent repairs. Upon investigation IO detected report of same casualty two month prior during entry in Galveston, TX. Vessel is inspected out of Philadelphia. IO brief ACID regarding identical casualties and placed note in "vessel discription summary-notes" section of MISLE.


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But we have no record of failure, two months earlier. This might be a duplicate, or some other kind of paperwork error. Best guess is two incidents, but dates are wrong.