USS Talbot (DD-114), c. 1919-21
This early picture of the Wickes class destroyer USS Talbot (DD-114) dates to 1919-21, before the aft gun was moved on top of the aft deck house.
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.
How to cite this article:
Rickard, J (14 October 2017), USS Talbot (DD-114), c. 1919-21 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Talbot_DD114_early.html