USS Sampson (DD-63) alongside USS Melville, 1918
This picture shows the Sampson class destroyer USS Sampson (DD-63) alongside Destroyer Tender No.2, USS Melville, at Queenstown, Ireland at some point in 1918.
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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