USS Caldwell (DD-69) in Mackay Low Visibility Camo

USS Caldwell (DD-69) in Mackay Low Visibility Camo
This picture shows the Caldwell class destroyer USS Caldwell (DD-69) in Mackay Low Visibility camouflage, a system that relied on combining patches of different colours to make the ship less distinct at longer distances.
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 (18 November 2017), USS Caldwell (DD-69) in Mackay Low Visibility Camo, http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Caldwell_DD69_mackay.html

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