USS Wainwright (DD-62) on trials, 1915-16
Here we see the Tucker class destroyer USS Wainwright (DD-62) during her preliminary trials on the standardization course on the Delaware, some time in 1915-16.
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 (9 April 2017), USS Wainwright (DD-62) on trials, 1915-16 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Wainwright_DD62_trials.html