USS Porter (DD-59) at Queenstown, 4 May 1917

USS Porter (DD-59) at Queenstown, 4 May 1917
This picture shows the Tucker class destroyer USS Porter (DD-59) as she arrived at Queenstown, Ireland, on 4 May 1917, as part of the first group of US warships to reach the port.
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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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (9 April 2017), USS Porter (DD-59) at Queenstown, 4 May 1917 ,

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