USS Maury (DD-100) from above, 2 May 1927
This aerial photo shows the Wickes class destroyer USS Maury (DD-100) from almost directly above on 2 May 1927, showing the rows of mines on racks on either side of the ship.
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 (23 September 2017), USS Maury (DD-100) from above, 2 May 1927 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Maury_DD100_from_above.html