USS Dyess (DD-880) being launched, 1945

USS Dyess (DD-880) being launched, 1945
Here we see the Gearing class destroyer USS Dyess (DD-880) being launched at the Consolidated Steel yard at Orange, Texas on 26 January 1945. This type of sideways launch certainly looks dramatic, and attracted quite an audience!
How to cite this article: Rickard, J (18 June 2022), USS Dyess (DD-880) being launched, 1945 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Dyess_DD880_launch_1945.html

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