ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

BENTHIEN, John. ”The Forgotten Fleet of Sixty-One”
Tugboat Research Pub.
BUFFETAUT, Yves. “D-Day Ships.” Naval Institute Press. Annapolis, MD
Photos Pgs. 47, 51, 57.
CHAPMAN, Charles F. “Piloting, Seamanship and Small Boat Handling”
Motor Boat Publishing. NY. Research Information
GANNON, Michael. “Operation Drumbeat” Harper Publishers See Introduction.
GIBSON, Charles Dana. “Ordeal of Convoy N.Y. 119” Ensign Press, Camden, ME
“Merchantman? Or Ship of War.” See Introduction.
GROVER, David H. “US Army Ships and Watercraft of World War II”
Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD
Photos Pgs. 37, 63, 108, 110,
JABSCO PUMPS. Window Advertising Sticker. Pg. 195,
LEWIS Edmund P. T.W.A. Meteorologist Ret.
Sailing Ship Minny A. Cain Photo Pg. 19
MADER, Robert J. Marine Engineer and Model Maker, Kings Point Alumnus
26 Models on display aboard the SS Lane Victory. San Pedro, CA.
MARINE ENGINEERING and SHIPPING REVIEW 1945 (Catalog)
Photos Pgs. 22, 30, 72, 158, 204, 254,
MOORE, Captain Arthur. “A Careless Word…A Needless Sinking”
Publisher, American Merchant Marine Museum, Kings Point NY
Photos Pgs. 129. referenced “Cynthia Olson” Pg. 136
OSBOURNE, Alan. Modern Marine Engineer’s Manual Vols. I-II
Research Material
SAN PEDRO NEWS PILOT. Local Newspaper Photo Pg. 227
SAILING DIRECTIONS. United States Government Printing Office. Washington, DC
1950’s Charts, Maps, Sailing Instructions World Wide.
SEA CLASSICS Schnepf, Edwin Editor/Publisher.
Photo Pg. 265 (Pom-Poms)
THE NAVY, Magazine of the Navy League of Australia Photos
Pgs. 81 (OL-3) 97 (FS-1A)


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ll other Photos, Sketches and/or Descriptions are from my Personal Files.

 

A SPECIAL THANKS TO

 

LOS ANGELES MARITIME MUSEUM, Berth 84 SAN PEDRO, CA.
S.S. LANE VICTORY MUSEUM, Berth 94 SAN PEDRO, CA.
AMERICAN MERCHANT MARINE VETERANS of WORLD WAR II WILMINGTON, CA.
UNITED STATES MERCHANT MARINE VETERANS of WORLD WAR II Berth 94 SAN PEDRO, CA.
MS. CAROLYN D. WRIGHT, US ARMY TRANSPORTATION MUSEUM. FT. EUSTIS VA.
CHARLES DANA GIBSON, HISTORIAN CAMDEN, ME.
QUEENSLAND MARITIME MUSEUM SOUTH BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND, AUS.