USS Mason (DD-191) at Norfolk Navy Yard, 23 May 1921

USS Mason (DD-191) at Norfolk Navy Yard, 23 May 1921

Here we see the Clemson class destroyer USS Mason (DD-191) in the Norfolk Navy Yard on 23 May 1921. The picture was taken from a little too close, producing the odd curved effect. Some of the crew can be seen relaxing above the bow.

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 (4 August 2018), USS Mason (DD-191) at Norfolk Navy Yard, 23 May 1921 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Mason_DD191_Norfolk.html

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