USS Samuel B Roberts (DD-823) , Operation Mainbrace, 1952

USS Samuel B Roberts (DD-823) , Operation Mainbrace, 1952
Here we see the Gearing class destroyer USS Samuel B Roberts (DD-823) pulling away from USS Franklin D Roosevelt (CVB-42) on 20 September 1952 during Operation Mainbrace. This was the first large scale NATO exercise in the North Atlantic and involved just over 200 ships from nine countries.
How to cite this article: Rickard, J (12 March 2022), USS Samuel B Roberts (DD-823) , Operation Mainbrace, 1952 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Samuel_B_Roberts_DD823_operation_mainbrace_1952.html

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