USS Watts (DD-567) and USS Philippine Sea (CVA-47) refueling at sea, 1955

USS Watts (DD-567) and USS Philippine Sea (CVA-47) refueling at sea, 1955
Here we see the Fletcher class destroyer USS Watts (DD-567) and the Essex class carrier USS Philippine Sea (CVA-47) refueling at sea from the Platte (AO-24) on 19 July 1955, when they were all part of the massive Seventh Fleet in Far Eastern waters. Two more carriers and more escort vessels can be seen in the background.
How to cite this article: Rickard, J (21 August 2021), USS Watts (DD-567) and USS Philippine Sea (CVA-47) refueling at sea, 1955 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Watts_DD567_Philippine_Sea_CVA47_refuel.html

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