USS Dickerson (DD-157), San Diego, early 1930s

USS Dickerson (DD-157), San Diego, early 1930s

This picture shows the Wickes class destroyer USS Dickerson (DD-157) at San Diego in the 1930s, with the Clemson class destroyer USS Kane (DD-235) in the background.

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 Dickerson (DD-157), San Diego, early 1930s , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Dickerson_DD157_san_deigo_1930s.html

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