Among them was Doug Ford, the ex-Amoco executive responsible for refineries including Texas City.
In that blast, in 1947, some 581 people died aboard a ship docked near Texas City.
The first casualties were 15 sub-contractors killed at an explosion in Texas City.
Mann was haunted by photographs of the 50 women whose bodies were discovered outside Texas City, Texas.
The company incinerator shown below was used with great success by some of our troops at Texas City, Texas.
Ninety-six bodies were buried at Texas City, all but eight of which floated to that place from Galveston.
Many of the injured had been sent out of town to Texas City, Houston and other places, but hundreds still remained.
Klee remembered nothing until Thursday night, when he was put ashore in Texas City.
Yachts and sailboats were driven over the mainland and could be seen in the grass far beyond Texas City.
Even if the supplies were at Texas City they could not be moved fast, as there were not enough boats of light draft at Galveston.