USS Meade (DD-602) afloat after being launched

USS Meade (DD-602) afloat after being launched
Here we see the Benson class destroyer USS Meade (DD-602) afloat just after being launched on 15 February 1942. In a sign of the speed of construction, her place has already been taken by the keel of the Fletcher class destroyer USS Brownson (DD-518), a later design despite its lower hull number
How to cite this article: Rickard, J (3 January 2021), USS Meade (DD-602) afloat after being launched , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Meade_DD602_just_launched.html

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