USS Waters (APD-8) at Puget Sound, 1943

USS Waters (APD-8) at Puget Sound, 1943
This picture shows the Wickes class destroyer USS Waters (APD-8) at Puget Sound, on 2 February 1943. Note the propeller guides and depth charge racks on the stern and the landing craft amidships.
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 (21 October 2017), USS Waters (APD-8) at Puget Sound, 1943 ,

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