1999 USS Mississinewa Reunion by Ron Fulleman- (son of Raymond Fulleman, WT2c). Ron’s site describing the AO-59 reunion, in April of 1999, in Corpus Christi, TX.
Battleship Iowa’s website USS Iowa (BB-61) at its new home in Los Angeles, California
Beans, Bullets, and Black Oil:
The Story of Fleet Logistics Afloat in the Pacific During World War II
by Rear Adm. Worrall Reed Carter, USN (Retired)
Bouwman U.S. Navy Page A tribute to the Tankers and Oiler of the US Navy including the AO-59 and the USS Mississinewa, AO-144.
Department of the Navy – Historical Center Historical information of Navel Ships along with other links.
Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (Courtesy of former FSM Lt. Governor Tony Tareg)
Fleet Tanker Association *** This site displays Oiler reunion information and links to many Oiler sites.
Click on the above picture to visit HullNumber.com’s AO-59 Site
Iwo Jima This site show some great information and links to the battle of Iwo Jima.
Researcher At Large A site largely focused on the Pacific Theater of WWII, but does contain some pre and post-war topics as articles about other theaters of conflict. Also, available for hire to help with research projects at the National Archieves Seattle Branch. This organization supplied us with photos of the Mississinewa AO-59 refuelling ships. See our Gallery.
U.S.S. Canisteo, AO-99
Displaying photos, historical information, links to the U.S.S. Canisteo and other Oilers.
U.S.S. Conklin, DE-439 Displaying photos, historical information, links to the U.S.S. Conklin and other Destroyer Escorts.
U.S.S. Cimarron, AO-177 This site is dedicated to all tankermen and has a great many images of tankers at work.
World War II Data Base An extremely comprehensive and well documented database of activities pertaining to WWII.
The WWII Experiences of Marvin Cooper, GM2c, UDT . Marvin’s memoirs chronical the formation of the Navy Underwater Demolition Team, the precursor to the Navy Seals, during WWII.