USS Beale (DD-40) in French Waters, 1918
This picture shows the Monaghan class destroyer USS Beale (DD-40) in French waters during 1918, although she was based in Ireland during that year.
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 (5 December 2016), USS Beale in French Waters, 1918 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Beale_DD40_france_1918.html