USS Lamson (DD-18) at Sea, 1912
Here we see the Smith class destroyer USS Lamson (DD-18) at sea during 1912. The structures for the overhead screens are in place, as are the gun covers.
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.
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (11 January 2017), USS Lamson (DD-18) at Sea, 1912 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Lamson_DD-18_1912.html