Posted by: SJS | July 22, 2014

Refueling at sea

PT refueling at sea by USS Mobjack

A PT boat is refueled by the PT Tender, USS Mobjack somewhere in the South Pacific. Without the consistent and courageous support of the PT Tenders and the PT Base Crews, the Navy’s Mosquito Fleet would not have been nearly as effective as it was throughout WWII. This photo illustrates one of the many support functions that were carried out by the Tenders in support of the PT boats.

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