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R. C. Stoner
A "Look A Like" T2-Tanker
R. C. STONER, US, 1ST (aft)
11,250 Grt for Standard Oil Co. of California, San Francisco, 524.6 x 70.2
Tanker built by Sun SB. & DD. Co., Chester, Pa., (4/43), #239 , 243128
Wrecked 5 Sep 1967, off Wake Island, in bad weather, voyage Honolulu - Wake Island, aviation fuel,
broke in two 8 Sep, CTL, wreck demolished with explosives.
( See photos below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "R. C. STONER"
Wrecked off Wake Island on 05.09.1967.
General Plan "R. C. Stoner".
Its bow proudly pointed upward, the "R. C. Stoner "is awaiting the christening ceremony, anxiously desirous
of getting its first feel of water.
MRS. R. C. STONER christens one for her husband at the yard of the Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock
Company, Chester, Pa.
PRINCIPAL CHARACTERISTICS "R. C. Stoner".
"R. C. Stoner".