USS Craven (DD-70) celebrating the Armistice
Here we see the Caldwell class destroyer USS Craven (DD-70) flying flags to celebrate the Armistice at the end of the First World War. Note the American battleship in the distance, identifiable by the cage mast.
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 (15 April 2017), USS Craven (DD-70) celebrating the Armistice , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Craven_DD70_armistice.html