USS Gillespie (DD-609) from the front, San Francisco
Here we see a bows on view of the Benson class destroyer USS Gillespie (DD-609) at San Francisco on 2 October 1942. From this angle she rather looms over the camera, demonstrating how much larger destroyers had become between the World Wars.
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (29 January 2021), USS Gillespie (DD-609) from the front, San Francisco , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Gillespie_DD609_san_francisco_bows.html