During WWII there were 27 T2 tankers built for the Maritime Commission to support the war.


They were Fleet Oilers NAMED for 18th Century California Missions


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The birthplace of Christianity in the far West was at Mission San Diego

Ship Name
Crew Link

Ship Number
NavSource Link

Construction
Data

Mission
Location

USS Mission Buenaventura
AO-111 Launched, 28 May 1944
Ventura, CA
USS Mission Capistrano  MODEL KIT AO-112 Launched, 7 May 1944 San Juan Capistrano, CA
USS Mission Carmel AO-113 Launched, 28 March 1944 Carmel, California
USS Mission De Pala
AO-114 Launched, 28 February 1944 Pala, California
USS Mission Dolores AO-115 Launched, 26 April 1944 San Francisco, California
USS Mission Loreto AO-116 Launched, 28 June 1944 Loreto, Baja California Sur, Mexico
USS Mission Los Angeles
AO-117 Launched, 10 August 1945
Los Angeles, California
USS Mission Purisma AO-118 Launched, 25 August 1943
Lompac, California
USS Mission San Anttonio
AO-119 Launched, 8 April
Jolon, California
USS Mission San Carlos
AO-120 Launched, 12 February 1944
Carmel, California
USS Mission San Diego
AO-121 Launched, 14 March 1944
San Diego, California
USS Mission San Fernando
AO-122 Launched, 25 November 1943
Mission Hills, California
USS Mission San Francisco AO-123 Launched, 18 September 1945
San Francisco, California
USS Mission San Gabriel
AO-124 Launched, 17 April 1944
San Gabriel, California
USS Mission San Jose AO-125 Launched, 7 October 1943
Fremont, California
USS Mission San Juan AO-126 Launched, 14 October 1943
San Juan Bautista, California
USS Mission San Luis Obispo
AO-127 Launched, 18 June 1944
San Luis Obispo, California
USS Mission San Luis Rey
AO-128 Launched, 29 January 1944
Ocean Side, California
USS Mission San Miguel AO-129 Launched, 31 October 1943
San Miguel, California
USS Mission San Raphael AO-130 Launched, 31 December 1943
San Raphael, California
USS Mission Santa Barbara
AO-131 Launched, 8 June 1944
Santa Barbara, California
USS Mission Santa Clara
AO-132 Launched, 18 May 1944 Santa Clara, California
USS Mission Santa Cruz
AO-133 Launched, 8 September 1943
Santa Cruz, California
USS Mission Santa Ynez
AO-134 Launched, 19 December 1943
Sovang, California
USS Mission Solano AO-135 Launched, 14 January 1944
Fairfield, California
USS Mission Soledad AO-136 Launched, 28 september 1943
Soledad, California
USS Mission Santa Ana AO-137 Launched, 25 July 1945
Costa Mesa, California

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