USS Maddox (DD-168), c.1920
This slightly blurred photo shows the Wickes class destroyer USS Maddox (DD-168) c.1920. The foreward gun with its gun shield stands out clearly.
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 (6 January 2018), USS Maddox (DD-168), c.1920 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Maddox_DD168_1920s.html