Preliminary Design for Wickes Class Destroyers
Here we see a preliminary design for the Wickes class destroyers, showing their basic layout and early stats. Although many of their basic elements were already in place, the three stack layout used here was abandoned in place of the four stack layout that gave them one of their nicknames.
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (1 June 2019), Preliminary Design for Wickes Class Destroyers , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_preliminary_design_wilkes_class_destroyers.html