Bridge and Tripod foremast of USS Rich (DD-820), 1950s
Here we see the bridge and tripod foremast of the Gearing class destroyer USS Rich (DD-820) in the 1950s. This gives us a good view of the radar antenna in use in the post-war period, as well as the very open nature of the upper bridge!
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (12 March 2022), Bridge and Tripod foremast of USS Rich (DD-820), 1950s , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Rich_DD820_bridge_foremast.html