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I got chills when I read this in a report...
Posted by Tracy White on April 14, 2017, 19:36:39, in reply to "And we have a winner!"
"HOUSTON underwent a period of negative initial stability while B-1-1 and B-4 were flooding. The vessel finally stabilized at a displacement of 20,900 tons with 6400 tons floodwater aboard, GM of +0.2", a 16° starboard list, and the main deck awash when the ship rolled."
: Houston took 6,400tons of water: circa half
: her displacement... but she survived.
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