Ships of the Esso Fleet in World War II. Standard OIl Company.

Ships of the Esso Fleet in World War II

New Jersey: Standard Oil Company, 1996. 50th Anniversary Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, gilt decorated navy blue cloth,  map endpapers, illus. with historic photographs. Item #900242

The records of 135 ocean tankers of the Standard Oil Company (New Jersey) and the Panama Transport Company during World War II and their role in carrying vital war materiel to every theater of the Allied operation, from the industrial fronts at home to the fighting fronts abroad. The ships delivered 665,000,000 barrels of oil and oil products, and carried fighting equipment like planes, PT boats and landing craft, tanks and trucks. Fine.

Price: $50.00