USS Colhoun (DD-85) in dazzle camouflage, 1919

USS Colhoun (DD-85) in dazzle camouflage, 1919
This picture shows the Wickes class destroyer USS Colhoun (DD-85) in her dazzle camouflage, probably on 28 April 1919, when she was operating off the US East Coast.
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 (9 July 2017), USS Colhoun (DD-85) in dazzle camouflage, 1919 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Colhoun_DD85_dazzle_1919.html

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