USS Ludlow (DD-112), 24 April 1926
This picture shows the Wickes class destroyer USS Ludlow (DD-112) on 24 April 1926, when she was part of the Pacific Fleet. Note the mine force logo painted next to her old destroyer number 112, even though she was then designated as DM-10.
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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Rickard, J (7 October 2017), USS Ludlow (DD-112), 24 April 1926 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Ludlow_DD112_1926.html