Territory Stories

Esso Scranton (3616)

Details:

Title

Esso Scranton (3616)

Collection

WWII Military Units; HistoryNT; Second World War, 1939-1945

Date

0000-00-00

Location

Darwin Harbour

Nation of service

United States of America

Service

Merchant Marine

Service branch

Tanker

Unit

Esso Scranton (3616)

Parent unit

Standard Oil Co. of New Jersey

Date arrived in NT

1945-08-07

Date left the NT

1945-09-13

History

Made 2 trips to Darwin.

Notes

Metadata: Attribution International 4.0 (CC-BY 4.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Language

English

Subject

Second World War, 1939-1945; Merchant Navy; Merchant Marine; United States of America; Tanker; Esso Scranton (3616)

File type

image/jpeg

Use

No known copyright

Copyright owner

Australian War Memorial

License

https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/pubic-domain/pdm

Related links

https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/C249054 [Australian War Memorial : Photograph 303271, Naval Historical Collection]; https://www.navy.gov.au/sites/default/files/documents/ESSO-SCRANTON_FERNCASTLE.pdf [Esso Scranton (3616) p.1]; http://www.usmm.org/tankers.html [Tankers built in U.S. during WW2]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/843715

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/843966


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