USS Colhoun (DD-85) escorting troop convoy, 1918
Here we see the Wickes class destroyer USS Colhoun (DD-85) on troop convoy escort duties in the middle of 1918. She was clearly going at some speed at this point.
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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Rickard, J (12 August 2017), USS Colhoun (DD-85) escorting troop convoy, 1918 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Colhoun_DD85_convoy.html