USS Davis (DD-65) escorting USS George Washington, 1918

USS Davis (DD-65) escorting USS George Washington, 1918
This picture shows the Sampson class destroyer USS Davis (DD-65) as she was escorting President Woodrow Wilson on the USS George Washington across the Atlantic. The picture is dated to 13 December 1918, the day the fleet arrived at Brest.
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 Davis (DD-65) escorting USS George Washington, 1918 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Davis_DD65_1918.html

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