USS Lea (DD-118), Boston Navy Yard, 1943

USS Lea (DD-118), Boston Navy Yard, 1943
Here we see the Wickes class destroyer USS Lea (DD-118) at the Boston Navy Yard on 9 April 1943, during a break between anti-submarine sweeps in the Atlantic.
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 (21 October 2017), USS Lea (DD-118), Boston Navy Yard, 1943 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Lea_DD118_1943.html

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