USS Taluga AO-62   COMMISSIONING
August 25th, 1944
 

The T3-S2-A1 Oiler at Anchor - circa 1951        


Commander Hans M. Mikkelsen               
Commanding Officer                      
 

  Ltjg. Gerard J. Rabbett    Ltjg. John W. Backman
  Communications Officer              Navigator
It is the signatures of Comdr. Mikkelsen and Ltjg. Backman's that are seen on every Deck Log Page.



Ship photo at Sparrows Point, before forward guns were placed  -  Click image for large view


The phamplet below has given to all attendees of the commissioning at Sparrows Point, Maryland







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