USS Biddle (DD-151) at New York, early 1920s

USS Biddle (DD-151) at New York, early 1920s

Here we see the Wickes class destroyer USS Biddle (DD-151) at New York during the 1920s. Unlike many of her sister ships, she was still carrying her aft gun on the deck.

U.S. Destroyers: An Illustrated Design History, Norman Friedmann . The standard history of the development of American destroyers, from the earliest torpedo boat destroyers to the post-war fleet, and covering the massive classes of destroyers built for both World Wars. Gives the reader a good understanding of the debates that surrounded each class of destroyer and led to their individual features.
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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (23 December 2017), USS Biddle (DD-151) at New York, early 1920s , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Biddle_DD151_new_york_1920s.html

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