USS George E Badger (APD-33), Leyte Gulf, 18 November 1944
Here we see the Clemson class destroyer USS George E. Badger (APD-33) in Leyte Gulf on 18 November 1944, in the month after the famous battle.
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 (4 August 2018), USS George E Badger (APD-33), Leyte Gulf, 18 November 1944 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_George_E_Badger_APD33_leyte.html